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After Just Five Weeks, Pasta-Delivery Service Al Dente Shuts Up Shop

Italian chef Andrea Vignali did $10,000 in orders last week. But as of today, his tortellini with cacio e pepe filling, potato gnocchi and beef-and-pork lasagne are off the menu. There’s good news, though.

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South Australia’s Restaurants, Bars and Pubs Can Allow Up to 80 Patrons From June 1 – But There Are a Few Conditions

Plus, you’ll be able to order a drink without a meal. And there are changes coming for theatres, cinemas, galleries, museums, beauty salons and gyms, too.

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These Are the Government Guidelines for Victorian Restaurants and Cafes to Reopen

No tables bigger than six. No self-service cutlery and glass stations, or communal drink and condiment stations. And alcohol can only be served with a meal, “which is more than a snack”. Here’s how you’ll experience dining in Victoria from June 1.

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103 more test COVID-19 positive in Odisha, total cases rise to 1,438

Odisha registered its biggest spike in COVID-19 cases on Monday with 103 more people testing positive for the disease, taking the total number of infected to 1,438, a health department official said. The new cases were reported from 16 districts, he said. The number of active cases in the state

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Garbage generation rises again with resumption of activities in Doon

The garbage generation in Dehradun which had dropped by about 35 per cent during the initial phases of the lockdown has started to increase once again. During the complete lockdown, all the commercial activities like shops selling non- essential products and services, private offices and other

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Singapore reports lower number of 344 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore on Monday reported a lower number of 344 new COVID-19 cases, a majority of them foreign workers living in dormitories, taking the nationwide tally to 31,960 as the country is gearing up to lift the "circuit breaker" imposed to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Out of the new

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10 fresh cases of Covid in Himachal, tally rises to 196

Inching towards the 200 mark, Himachal Pradesh recorded 10 more cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, taking the tally in the state to 196. Two coronavirus patients from Bilaspur district have recovered from the disease on Sunday, Additional Chief Secretary (Health) R D Dhiman said. Four of the fresh cases

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Nuapada cops’ humanitarian face earns applause

In general, the image of police is negative in India and this public perception usually is amplified during a situation of emergency when cops are given the responsibility of enforcing a lot of other activities unusual to their regular work of dealing with law and order situation. The humanitarian

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Criminal carrying Rs 50K bounty held

The Delhi Police's Special Cell has arrested a man who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 for a case of armed robbery and attempt to murder was absconding since last 10 months after jumping parole. The accused identified as Mohammad Israel (49), son of Sahabuddin of village Samana, Ghaziabad, has

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BJP doing politics on Covid deaths: AAP

Aam Aadmi Party national spokesperson and MLA Raghav Chadha accused the BJP of playing politics with the number of deaths in Delhi due to Covid-19 even after the Delhi High Court upheld the accuracy and sanctity of death figures published by the Delhi Government. Referring High Court judgment,

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Fighting Covid-19: TMH initiates sample pool technology for testing

Tata Main Hospital (TMH) over the last one month, has conducted 1650 Real-time Reverse Transcription–Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR). diagnostic test for COVID-19. In view of the increased demand for testing as a result of migrant workers reaching Jamshedpur, TMH has initiated sample pool

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TUCI holds rally in B'pur on workers' demand

In response to the call given by the Central Trade Unions, the Trade Union Centre of India (TUCI) staged a rally before the Joint Labor Commissioner’s office here on Saturday morning on workers' 6-point charter of demands. Among others, who supported and joined the protest include TUCI

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Impenetrable barriers

Borders around the country remain closed, no matter what the compulsion of those trying to cross them Any territory around the world, right from a street to a State to a city or a region, has its characteristics. The word “territory” has one of its most common usages in the field of sports and

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Governor, CM greet people of MP on occasion of Id-ul-Fitr

Governor Lalji Tandon, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his cabinet colleagues have greeted people of Madhya Pradesh on the occasion of Id-ul-Fitr. In his message, Governor Lalji Tandon said that the Eid festival, besides strengthening peace unity and brotherhood in the society gives

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Cop among three killed in mishap

| A police team returning after recovering teenage lovers who eloped from their houses in Lakhimpur Kheri, met with an accident in Hapur in which three persons, including a police constable, were killed while four others were critically injured. The accident took place late on Saturday night and

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4 fresh cases of COVID-19 in Himachal Pradesh; tally rises to 208

Four more people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Himachal Pradesh, taking the number of cases in the state to 208, while a 72-year-old woman died due to the disease at a hospital here, officials said on Monday. With the latest fatality, the death toll due to COVID-19 has

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Stay home, use face mask, maintain social distancing on Eid

The Deputy Commissioner, Mukesh Kumar urged the people of Muslim community to pray in their homes on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr at the time of this global calamity. It is necessary to curtail the spread of Coronavirus, he said. “Simultaneously support the administration by following

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80% Shramik trains head to UP, Bihar

At least 80 per cent of 2,813 Shramik Special trains run by the Indian Railways are destined for various destinations in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar till May 24. Railways said nearly 60 per cent trains, originated from Gujarat, Maharashtra and Punjab, are mainly destined for Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

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No labourer employed in R'gada MNREGS work

According to a crude estimate, around 20,000 labourers of Rayagada district have already returned back through various means of transport and long walk. As these labourers are mostly from rural areas, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has also stressed on engaging these returnees through MGNREGS.

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30-year-old woman alleges rape on promise of marriage at Vidhya Nagar

A 30-year-old woman was allegedly sexually exploited on the promise of marriage at Vidhya Nagar under Baghsewania police station area; a complaint was lodged by victim on Thursday. According to the police, the victim was sexually assaulted by the accused Santosh Pandey in the name of marrying her

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Govt directs liquor shops to ensure sale of alcohol through proper scanning

After excise department observed liquor being sold at vends was not being properly scanned, the Delhi Government directed State-run liquor shops in the national Capital to ensure 100 per cent sale of alcohol through proper scanning. The excise department issued the directive after observing that

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Domestic flight services to commence today

Amid Covid-19 induced lockdown-4, domestic flight services to the Swami Vivekananda Airport in Raipur will commence from May 25, with the Chhattisgarh government announcing a detailed Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the arriving passengers. The SOP states that foreign residents interested

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CM reviews Covid-19 situation in State

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat reviewed the Covid-19 situation in the State with officials at the Veer Chandra Singh Garhwal Government medical college in Srinagar on Sunday. Along with arrangements in the medical college, Rawat also sought information about steps taken in Pauri district for

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Record 6,977 new COVID-19 cases in India in last 24 hours; death toll climbs to 4,021

India registered biggest single day spike of COVID-19 cases for the fourth consecutive day on Monday with 6,977 new infections, reported in the last 24 hours, taking the country's tally to 1,38,845, while the death toll rose to 4,021, according to the Union Health Ministry. A total 154 deaths were

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Video of 2 policemen beating man with sticks goes viral on social media

A video of two policemen beating up a man mercilessly with sticks went viral on social media on Saturday. It was mentioned in the video that it belonged to Chhindwara. Later, when the police investigated it, it emerged that the incident happened over a week ago in Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh. A

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Migrants choosing to stay back after opening of industries

With Punjab industries gradually oiling its machinery to go full throttle amidst the Covid-19 scare, about 50 percent of the migrant labourers, who have registered at the state’s web portal to return to their native towns, have decided to stay back. Every day, the number of migrants going back

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2 persons commit suicide by hanging from ceiling

Angered over scolding by parents over recharging of mobile phone balance a 16-year-old boy committed suicide by hanging with the ceiling at his residence located near Vishwakarma Mandir under Baghsewania police station area; family was facing financial problem due to which they were not able to

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India can benefit from promoting local industries: Indresh

The National Security Jagran Manch organized National India webinar. The speaker of the event was Indresh Kumar, chief patron and mentor of Forum for Awareness in National Security (FANS). Kumar who is also national executive member of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh shared his

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China reports 51 new coronavirus cases, mostly in Wuhan

China has reported 51 new coronavirus cases including 40 asymptomatic infections, majority of them in the contagion's first epicentre Wuhan, where over six million tests have been conducted in the last 10 days, health officials said on Monday. The country's National Health Commission (NHC) said

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CM condoles death of pulmonologist Dr JN Pande

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday condoled the demise of former AIIMS faculty Dr JN Pande who died of coronavirus on Saturday. Dr Pande had tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this week, died at his residence on Saturday at the age of 79. "Heartfelt condolences to Dr Pande's family.

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57th Anniversary of Africa Day: India Unites with Africa to Fight Corona

It’s the 57th Anniversary of Africa Day! Commemorated every year on 25th May, the day asserts Africa’s dignity and contributions to human civilisation. On this day, Africans pay tribute to their founding fathers who established the Organisation of African Unity, now known as the African Union.

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232820641708.html
Hindalco helps S’pur women earn living

When the Covid-19 pandemic is turning life upside down and leading to widespread job losses, a group of dedicated women in Sambalpur district have insisted on efforts in empowering themselves financially with the support of the Hindalco. These women from Hirakud have already prepared more than

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Crashed PIA plane's pilot ignored 3 warnings to lower altitude

The pilot of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)'s crashed plane ignored three warnings from the air traffic controllers about the aircraft's altitude and speed before the landing, saying he was satisfied and would handle the situation, according to a report on Monday. The national flag

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Drivers resort to selling fruits and vegetables

Despite the permission of the State Government to operate public vehicles during lockdown, various e-rickshaw and auto-rickshaw drivers have taken to selling vegetables and fruits during the lockdown. While some of them said that restricted number of passengers was making it hard for them to earn

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7,800 migrants leave for home from Haryana on Sunday

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal on Sunday said that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the State Government daily runs special shramik trains from the various railway stations of the state to help migrant labourers return to their home states. In the same series, five special shramik trains departed

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Govt directs pvt hospitals with 50 beds to reserve 20% of total capacity for virus patients

The Delhi Government has directed private hospitals and nursing homes with a capacity of 50 beds or more to reserve 20 percent of their total bed strength for coronavirus patients, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Sunday. Ten private hospitals have been declared as Covid-19 dedicated

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Thirty six more detected Covid-19 positive in C’garh

Chhattisgarh continued to see a spike in the number of coronavirus cases on Sunday, with 36 more patients detected across the state. "With the 36, the tally of active cases in the state increased to 185. Three patients have been discharged after recovery," a press release from the Health

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Two fresh COVID-19 cases reported in Puducherry, tally rises to 31

Two COVID-19 cases were reported in Puducherry on Monday, taking the number of infections in the union territory to 31. Two patients, both men, were admitted to Indira Gandhi Government Medical College Hospital this morning, Health Minister Malladi Krishna Rao told reporters here. The new cases

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State releases SoP for domestic air travel

The State Government has released the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for operation of domestic flights set to resume from Monday. All passengers arriving will be kept under institutional quarantine. Garhwal commissioner Ravinath Raman and SDRF inspector general Sanjay Gunjyal will be

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7 flights to take off from Ranchi today after 2 months

At least seven flights will ferry passengers from Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi to New Delhi, Bangalore and Hyderabad on Monday after a lull of two months, officials from the Ranchi Airport said on Sunday. However, the schedule was likely to undergo changes as some states are not in favour of

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Chandigarh Admn to follow Centre's guidelines on quarantine of passengers

Following the fresh guidelines issued by the Central Government on quarantine and isolation protocols of passengers, the Chandigarh Administration on Sunday decided to follow the Central rules. The Union Government on Sunday, in its release on domestic travel, stated that State Governments/UTs

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Govt withdraws ban mobiles in isolation wards

After facing criticism for the order banning use of mobile phone by COVID-19 patients inside isolation wards, the Uttar Pradesh government withdrew its order saying that patients can keep mobile phone but they would have to disinfect it regularly. “The mobile phone and its charger will be

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Covid-19 count climbs to 317 in U’khand

The returning migrant powered surge in the cases of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in Uttarakhand continues unabated as 73 new patients of the disease were reported by the state health department on Sunday. With them the number of cases of the disease in the state has climbed to 317. Meanwhile the

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UP issues fresh guidelines for air travellers

The Uttar Pradesh government has issued an advisory for air flyers who will be arriving at the airports in the state from Monday when domestic flights commence after over 60 days of lockdown. The passengers who belong to UP will have to go for 14-day home quarantine if there are no health issues

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Hry BJP suspends Chander Prakash Kathuria from party

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has expelled its leader from Haryana’s Karnal, Chander Parkash Kathuria, from the primary membership of the party for six years. Kathuria, a special invitee of the party's state executive committee, was suspended by state BJP chief Subhash Barala on

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Ready to deal with rise in coronavirus cases: Uttarakhand CM Rawat

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Monday said COVID-19 cases have risen in Uttarakhand after the return of migrants but the government was fully prepared to deal with the situation. The chief minister held a meeting with senior officials in Haldwani to review the situation in the state,

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Massive fire breaks out in Apoorti market godown

Grocery goods and general goods turned into ashes after a massive fire broke out at godown of Apoorti Super market at Govindpura Industrial area in the morning on Sunday. The godown of Apoorti Super market was gutted in fire due to short circuit borne fire in the early morning hours and locals

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Will not operate under current restrictions, say Vikram and city bus operators

As a part of the relaxations granted in the third phase of the lockdown, Uttarakhand Government recently allowed the operation of public transport vehicles in the State with certain restrictions. Currently, the operators of such vehicles are allowed to carry a limited number of passengers.

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One more held in Noida for threatening CM Yogi

With the security agencies grilling the accused held in Mumbai to extract information about threat to Yogi Adityanath, in another development, the Noida police trapped another man who also posted a tweet that he would kill Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. The arrest in Noida was made late Saturday

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Panic grips steel city as Covid cases rise to 24

Panic gripped the Steel City as the novel coronavirus positive cases rose to 24 with four cases tested positive in the city on Sunday alone. One of the positive cases reported in the city from Baridih was home quarantined and had returned from Ranchi on May 12. The health team took sample on May 17

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MP Govt urged to continue ban on sale and use of tobacco products

Consumer organisations and public health experts have made a strong plea to the Madhya Pradesh government to continue its ban on sale and use of tobacco products and spitting in public places, saying such a step is imperative to prevent the spread of coronavirus pandemic in the state. While

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Don’t panic or despair but observe precautions, State prepared to handle situation: Chief Secy

As anticipated earlier, the number of Covid-19 positive cases has seen a sharp rise in recent days and is likely to rise further in the coming days. However, the State Government is fully prepared and citizens should not despair. The public should observe necessary precautions and stay safe, said

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Positive AAP MLA on road of recovery, will donate plasma

Days after being tested positive for coronavirus, AAP MLA Vishesh Ravi is now on the road to recovery and has been tested negative on May 23. He will also donate plasma for the treatment of other Covid positive patients. The Karol Bagh MLA had been actively involved in Covid relief work in his

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Bihar records 180 new COVID-19 cases, tally nearing 2,600

Bihar has reported 180 new cases of COVID-19 from 15 districts, pushing the tally to 2,574 in the state, the health department said. Of the fresh cases, Nawada and East Champaran accounted for 11 each and the state capital Patna recorded four new infections, it said. The health department, in a

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Ensure no migrant goes hungry, walks back home: Capt to DCs

Asserting that it was Punjab Government’s duty to ensure that all migrants keen to go back home return to their native states safely, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday directed the Deputy Commissioners and district Police chiefs to ensure that no migrant is forced to walk home to any

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Mehboob Studio as isolation facility? No chance, say residents

Residents fear a common stormwater drain will bring the virus into their homes; BMC says not yet decided whether high-risk contacts will be quarantined at the s

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History-sheeter linked to Nepal-based Maoists arrested in Andheri

Balwantsingh Rawat was planning an armed robbery, says ATS

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The promise of tomorrow

Thousands of migrant workers wait at Vasai land to board trains; many have given up rented accommodations and have nowhere to go

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Top WR babu says SoBo store cheated him

Colaba cops recommend cancellation of store’s licence after CPRO of Western Railway and other residents complained of bill manipulation

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Promised Rs 1 crore to issue death threat to UP CM, says man

ATS officers arrested Chunnabhatti resident on Saturday

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The equidistance principle in politics

The BJP has transformed the equidistance principle into a canon and covenant in politics.

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With their April wedding cancelled, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal are making do with video calls to stay in touch

With their wedding stalled, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal making do with video calls

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192657183013.html
Failed BEST bus strike disrupts MSRTC services ferrying migrants

State transport buses were called in last week to keep essential services going

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TMC gets another officer to tackle Corona cases

IAS officer Ranjit Kumar to assist civic chief

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History-sheeter linked to Nepal-based Maoists arrested in Andheri

Balwantsingh Rawat was planning an armed robbery, says ATS

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Holness pledges $750,000 to support NCU students affected by COVID-19

Prime Minister Andrew has pledged three quarters of $1 million from his Positive Jamaica Foundation to the Northern Caribbean University's Alumni to fund scholarships and grants for students affected by COVID-19. In a message...

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Serial rapist dubbed 'the Beast of Kavos' breaks his back plunging 100ft into a ravine in Corfu when police tried to arrest him over 'new attack on Albanian woman weeks after he was released'

Dimitris Aspiotis, 47, who preyed on seven British holidaymakers, fractured his leg, hip and spine and ruptured a kidney when he fell from a cliff in Lefkimmi last Friday.

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Students doing Oxford exams on videolink from their bedrooms complain that invigilators and tutors should NOT be allowed to see their ‘private space’

Oxford University's Faculty of Classics confirmed that exams would be taken over Microsoft Teams. All invigilators will undergo a mandatory 'camera sweep of the room' before the test starts.

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Centre should worry about citizens’ health, instead of airlines: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday said there cannot be two norms -- six feet social distance outside and shoulder to shoulder travel on flights.

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UK PM struggles to shift attention from aide’s trip

Plans by the British government to announce a further easing of lockdown measures are being overshadowed by an outcry over a senior aide

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UP migrants will need to inform Maharashtra govt if they wish to work here, Raj Thackeray hits out at Adityanath

A day after Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath said states will have to seek permission from his government if they want UP migrant workers

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Uttar Pradesh govt completes skill mapping of 14.75 lakh migrants

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has completed the task of skill mapping of 14.75 lakh migrant workers who have returned

25 May 00:00 Afternoon Voice 1450959144062213115.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending

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NRL plan for return of crowds dependent on medical advice

Reopening stadium gates for NRL fans will be dependent on the advice of medical experts, according to health minister Greg Hunt

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Uddhav Thackeray vs Piyush Goyal: War of words erupts between Maharashtra CM, Railways minister over Shramik trains

In his address to the state on May 24, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that while he had demanded 80 special trains per day for the state to ferry migrants home, it was getting only 40.

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US plans massive coronavirus vaccine testing effort to meet year-end deadline

The project will compress what is typically 10 years of vaccine development and testing into a matter of months, testimony to the urgency to halt a pandemic that has infected more than 5 million people

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Heatwave sweeps several Indian states, may subside from May 28, says expert

With temperatures surpassing the 45 degrees Celsius-mark across several parts in north India, the IMD has issued a

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Donald Trump says he has finished taking hydroxychloroquine as coronavirus therapy

Trump was addressing his disclosure last week that he was taking hydroxychloroquine and a zinc supplement.

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136 Indians now jailed in Kuwait to return soon: Tripura minister

A total of 241 Indians including 136 people who were jailed in Kuwait would return to the country soon, a senior minister said on Sunday.

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COVID-19 situation in Delhi under control even after more lockdown relaxations: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal asserted that he would be concerned only if two things happened -- either there is a significant increase in fatalities or the city's health care system collapses due to spike in COVID-19 cases.

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Coronavirus pandemic | Lockdown extended in Himachal Pradesh's Hamirpur, Solan districts till June 30

Hamirpur has reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases at 63 while 21 people have tested positive for the infection in Solan till now

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Govt's wheat procurement surpasses last year's level of 34.1 million tonnes despite COVID-19 hurdles

Wheat procurement target has been set at 40.7MT for the 2020-21 marketing year. Although the wheat marketing year runs from April-March, the bulk of procurement is normally done in the first three months.

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Resumption of flights: It's chaos for passengers

Most of the complaints are from Air India passengers

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CSMIA operates 47 flights to 14 destinations on May 26

These 47 flights were undertaken by seven domestic carriers, Mumbai International Airport Ltd ( MIAL) said in a statement.

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Domestic aviation resumes: 532 flights operated, 39,231 passengers flown on Day 1

The first day was marred by cancellations, and customer complaints

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Chinese troops come inside Indian territory in eastern Ladakh: Report

India has conducted “mirror deployment” on its side to match moves made by the Chinese forces in eastern Ladakh, according to a report.

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Chaotic Sunday forces customers, airlines to re-draw plans for flight resumption

Constant changes in schedules and confusion over protocol underline the chaos over resumption of flights on May 25

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New Zealand's PM Ardern stays cool as earthquake strikes during live interview

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unflustered by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington

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Thousands without power in Western Australia after once in a decade storm

Wind speeds of up to 132 km/hour (82 mph) were registered at Cape Leeuwin, one of the state's most south-westerly points early on Monday, the strongest May gusts in 15 years, according to the Australia Broadcasting Corp.

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Coronavirus pandemic | 2,436 new COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, count rises to 52,667; 60 more deaths

A total of 1,186 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery, taking the total number of such cases to 15,786, a Health official said.

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Food prices go up in West Bengal due to Cyclone Amphan

The cyclone has hit supplies and prices of most vegetables have spurt by 20 to 30 percent and will soar further, vendors said.

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You’re getting used to masks. Will you wear a face shield?

The clear plastic guards may be easier to wear, disinfect and reuse than cloth or surgical face coverings, although they don’t entirely replace the need for masks.

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PNB fraud case: Interpol notice against Nirav Modi's brother put up for public viewing again

Nehal Modi's name figured as the accused number 27 in the supplementary chargesheet filed by the CBI, which charged him for destroying evidence in Dubai to cover the tracks of the alleged crime, the officials said.

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Pandemic has increased money anxiety. Therapists hope to cure that

Interest in financial therapy rose after the 2008 recession, as Americans confronted their fears about money. The field has become relevant again, professionals say

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Donald Trump's pitch to voters: Trust me, economy will soar in 2021

He's asking voters to look past the pain being felt across the nation and give him another four-year term on the promise of an economic comeback in 2021.

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Lockdown 4.0: Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana to play cricket, AAP blasts him

Tiwari, however, asserted he did not break any law. He hit back at the AAP for raising the issue to

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965337520542.html
If states want UP migrant workers back, they have to seek permission: CM Yogi Adityanath

As per feedback received from migrant workers who reached Uttar Pradesh, Adityanath said safeguarding their rights should get utmost attention and importance.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965351786239.html
Who is Dominic Cummings - Boris Johnson's key aide grabbing news headlines in lockdown row?

Clamour seeking Cummings’ resignation as Johnson’s adviser has been growing after he took a 400 kilometre-journey during the lockdown.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965377811021.html
Migrants walk through 'hell' to reach 'heaven' in Bihar but stare at uncertain future

Hungry and exhausted, these migrant workers are arriving at Sonathu and other villages in Bihar's Aurangabad district from places as far-off as Surat, Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur and Chennai every day, carrying tales of trauma and tribulation.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965380954998.html
Heatwave likely to abate only after May 28; Dust storm, thunderstorm expected on May 29-30: IMD

Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and parts of Uttar Pradesh have been experiencing blistering heat for days with temperatures soaring over 45 degrees Celsius in some places.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965423876673.html
Estonia sees 20%-drop in foreign tourists in Q1

As the effects of COVID-19 spread and related restrictions become visible in quarterly statistics, in the Estonian tourism industry a drop over 20% of foreign visitors in the first quarter of 2020 has been recorded in statistics from the Bank of Estonia as quoted by ERR.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822293787185.html
Sweden’s ex-main epidemiologist: Country's strategy against virus - wrong

Sweden’s former chief epidemiologist Annika Linde has become a rare voice in Sweden to doubt the country’s chosen strategy against COVID-19, which was one of the softest in Europe and focused on protecting people in risk groups, The Guardian reports.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822323967438.html
Weather in Latvia expected spring-like with a possibility of thunderstorms

Weather in the coming days in Latvia will be generally moderate – slow wind with some rain every now and then, including thunderstorms. Nevertheless, the sun will shine more often, as reported by Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822541315297.html
Number of flight bookings at airBaltic up nearly 500%

Latvian national airline airBaltic reports that compared to the first full week of May, last week the number of new bookings made on airBaltic flights increased by nearly 500%. In total, last week passengers made more than 13 000 new reservations, according to airBaltic communications manager Alise Briede.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219823091523259.html
US lethal cases reach 97 700 as spread seen as slowing down

In the US, which is the country with currently the highest number of lethal cases of COVID-19 in the world, the death toll from the novel coronavirus has reached 97 722 on Monday, May 25, according to the data of the Johns Hopkins University.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219823394226319.html
Filipina domestic worker commits suicide in Lebanon – embassy

Her death comes days after a rights group complained about the shelter she was in

25 May 00:39 Rappler 1882105643256718981.html
Egypt's Local development min. halts issuing building permits in Cairo, Alex, capitals of governorates

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Sharawi instructed governors nationwide to halt the issuance of building permits.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899141138252.html
President Sisi follows up probe into doctor’s death from COVID-19

The investigation has been launched upon President Sisi’s directives.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899166276279.html
Egypt's Health min. briefed on workflow at quarantine hospitals

Zayed mourned all members of medical staffs who lost their lives while carrying out their national duty of confronting COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899911051522.html
Egypt launches probe into death of doctor from COVID19

As yet, the number of doctors who died from the COVID-19 reached 19 physicians, while the number of the infected doctors registered more than 350.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899941196866.html
3rd batch of US locomotive to arrive Alexandria in June

The third batch of 20 U.S. locomotive will arrive at Alexandria Port after Eid al-Fitr vacation, at the beginning of June.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899988552655.html
British PM says schools will reopen on June 1

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday said that schools will reopen on June 1 as the UK enters phase two of lockdown exit, The Independent reported.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187900515191327.html
215 slots ready from Bengaluru's KIA

The Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), the country’s third busiest, will resume domestic flight operations on Monday with slots opened for a total of 215 Air Traffic Movements (ATMs) — 108 departures and 107 arrivals.

25 May 00:32 Deccan Herald 2027555797541867257.html
SC to hear Centre, Air India's plea against Bombay HC plea seeking response on safety norms

The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Monday an urgent plea by the Centre and Air India against the Bombay High Court seeking their responses in a plea for not maintaining adequate safety measure

25 May 00:41 Deccan Herald 2027555797636512263.html
“Loneliness has never been so loud”; AFP’s COVID-19 themed campaign for International Missing Children’s Day

Many of us have felt a little lonely in the past few months as we are forced to stay away from our friends and families during the coronavirus crisis. For many, that feeling of loneliness is constant.

25 May 00:52 myGC.com.au 214966662821528025.html
Hijackers and thieves are also heading back to work in South Africa

Statistics from the vehicle-recovery sector show that crime levels are getting back to normal as the lockdown is relaxed, says Charles Morgan, operations executive at Netstar.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438801570530.html
Here’s how many cases South Africa’s top coronavirus hotspots have

As South Africa moves to level 3 lockdown from 1 June, government will take a differentiated approach to deal with those areas that have far higher levels of infection and transmission, says President Cyril Ramaphosa.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438856730133.html
Here’s how much Curro’s new online school costs – with applications now open

Curro Online, the new offering from private school group Curro, will go live in mid-June with applications open to all from Monday (25 May).

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439015267308.html
23,615 confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa as deaths rise to 481

Health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has announced that there are now 23,615 confirmed cases of coronavirus in South Africa.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439265207507.html
A snapshot of the coronavirus looking at 1% of South Africa’s population

Medical aid group Bonitas  has provided a snapshot of how the coronavirus epidemic in South Africa has impacted its members.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439669348501.html
Government wants to launch a satellite to help South African students study remotely

As the country’s universities prepare for the move towards level 3 lockdown, the government is looking at possible technologies which could help improve remote-learning in the country, says minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Blade Nzimande,

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439782163899.html
Coronavirus hits South Africa’s plans for land expropriation

The plan to amend section 25 of South Africa’s Constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation has been put on hold due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440087929090.html
New push to allow South Africans to access their retirement funds during coronavirus lockdown

Trade federation Cosatu has submitted an urgent request to Finance minister Tito Mboweni, to allow workers to access part of their retirement fund savings for coronavirus financial relief.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440299267977.html
5 important things happening in South Africa today

Lockdown level 3 is too little too late, say critics; scientists and academics rally behind professor who dared criticise government; World Health Organisation predicts over 23,600 deaths in South Africa due to Covid-19; and teachers unions push back against plans to re-open schools, saying things are not ready.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440598184792.html
What the papers say – May 25

Dominic Cummings’ flouting of lockdown guidelines and Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s defence of his chief adviser lead the papers on Monday.The left-leaning Daily Mirror leads the attack on the pair, labelling Mr Cummings a “cheat” and Mr Johnson a “coward”.

25 May 00:51 ITV News 2184971258453575951.html
New Zealand PM unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

The quake struck just off the coast before 8:00 am local time (20:00 Sunday GMT) at a depth of about 52 kilometres near Levin, about 90 kilometres north of Wellington, the US Geological Survey said.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106333068174.html
US urges probe into alleged ethics breach by African Development Bank

The letter, dated 22 May, was sent to the chair of the AfDB's board, Ivorian Planning and Development Minister Niale Kaba.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106333939407.html
Spain revises virus death toll down by nearly 2,000

A new system of gathering data had allowed them to identify cases that were counted twice and exclude deaths wrongly attributed to the virus, said Fernando Simon, the health ministry's emergencies coordinator.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106379656011.html
DHET: Preparations under way to welcome students back at universities

Minister Blade Nzimande over the weekend announced that under level three, a maximum of 33% of students would be allowed back on campus and those in their final year would be prioritised.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106384483321.html
Health dept boss calls for investigation into Glenda Gray

Dr. Anban Pillay's letter states that allegations Dr Glenda Gray has recently made in the media 'are damaging to government’s response to COVID-19'.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106521893525.html
SAMRC board apologises to Mkhize for Prof Gray’s comments – report

This after Glenda Gray gave an interview in which she criticised aspects of the national lockdown, saying they were unscientific.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106541892294.html
Govt censorship of SAMRC's Gray cannot be tolerated - Steenhuisen

South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) president Glenda Gray criticised aspects of government’s approach in responding to the coronavirus and claimed that there had been an increase in malnutrition cases at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106602921831.html
COVID-19: Underground production to remain halted at AngloGold’s Mponeng Mine

The gold miner announced on Sunday that 164 workers tested had positive for COVID-19 at the operation.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106743745722.html
Mogale City workers protest over lack of PPEs and non-payment

It is understood the workers were promised COVID-19 compensation fund and overtime payments, which were due on Monday.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106744725721.html
Mixed reactions to move to level 3 lockdown

On Sunday night, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that the whole country would enter level three from the first of next month.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106778330048.html
Ramaphosa calls for African unity to overcome COVID-19 pandemic

African Union chairperson President Cyril Ramaphosa said that the resilience of Africans must see its people through current challenges.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106891498316.html
Ramaphosa on SA moving to level 3 lockdown: ‘It is now in your hands’

But with more than 22,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country, the president warned South Africans the worst was yet to come.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107001817643.html
Some teachers refuse to return to school over delay in PPE deliveries

Educators and staff members are expected to go back to work this week to prepare for the resumption of classes on 1 June.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107051066030.html
Nigeria military jets pound 'bandits' in northwest

Residents reported bombings by military jets in recent days on remote camps used by armed cattle rustlers and kidnappers in Katsina and Zamfara states.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107051938849.html
Thieves take PPEs as Tshwane school burgled twice in 48 hours

It's understood that criminals broke into the Sikhulisile Primary School on Sunday night and stole personal protective equipment meant for teachers and educators.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107106286825.html
Trump bars travel from Brazil, a new pandemic hotspot: White House

Non-Americans who have been in Brazil in the 14-day period prior to when they seek admittance to the US cannot come to America, said White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany. Trade is not affected by the new rule.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107161056027.html
Putin makes Kremlin appearance as virus restrictions ease

The 67-year-old has worked remotely over the past few weeks from his Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, chairing meetings with officials by video conference.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107196302298.html
Sadtu in Limpopo says schools not yet ready to reopen for teachers, pupils

The union raised a number of concerns including that there were inadequate guidelines on who would be managing the process of conducting screenings for pupils once they returned to class.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107250003342.html
Soldiers instructed to ignore people drinking alcohol inside their yards

This was part of a raft of new codes of conduct for the army as they enforce lockdown operations.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107273676074.html
As jobs dry up, some foreign nationals struggle under lockdown

In Brixton, Ralph Sithole said his wife was employed at a restaurant and had not been working for weeks.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107274558488.html
Germany's top court to rule on compensation for VW diesel cheating

In an early May hearing, judges at the Federal Court of Justice (BGH) said there was a chance for at least partial compensation for some VW buyers, saying they had indeed been harmed by purchasing a manipulated vehicle.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107284249870.html
Burundi presidential election results expected today

Burundians voted last Wednesday to elect their president, lawmakers and local officials in a poll marked by allegations of fraud and conducted with scant attention to the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107380564682.html
Basic Education Dept admits not all schools will be ready for 1 June restart

The Basic Education Department said that while some schools had begun receiving personal protective equipment, a number were still experiencing delays with suppliers.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107381519865.html
Sadtu: KZN DBE needs at least 2 weeks to prep for teachers to return

The union said they were considering discouraging teachers from returning to schools as planned on Thursday amid delays in the delivery of personal protective equipment (PPEs).

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107468007985.html
Cuban health workers receiving training on WC’s health system today

The group of 28 healthcare workers will be deployed to two field hospitals. The province is in the process of completing the facilities that will be used to treat patients.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107496094830.html
ANALYSIS: What is the rule of law & why does it matter in lockdown?

The court says people need to be able to trust the government to abide by the rule of law, make rational regulations, and not intrude on the rights of those subject to the law.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107516082929.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Compared to hard-hit areas in Europe, the United States, Russia and Brazil, Japan has been spared the worst of the pandemic, with 16,581 cases in total and 830 deaths.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107518201865.html
CYRIL RAMAPHOSA: COVID-19 has revealed Africa's strengths

The continent's experience with communicable diseases such as Ebola and TB has put it in a strong position to deal with COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107520219799.html
WHO fears 'silent' virus epidemic unless Africa prioritises testing

“My first point for Africa, my first concern, is that a lack of testing is leading to a silent epidemic in Africa. So we must continue to push leaders to prioritize testing,” special envoy Samba Sow told a news conference.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107520906800.html
Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

The timing of his outing, as the nation approached a milestone in deaths from the pandemic, sparked widespread criticism in the media, with commentators recalling Donald Trump's own past attacks on Barack Obama for playing the game during the 2014 Ebola outbreak.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107581440744.html
Few schools in Gauteng facing problems with delivery of PPEs - Lesufi

Plans are being rolled out in a bid to safeguard schools against the spread of COVID-19, with measures to ensure screening, sanitising, and social distancing could be implemented.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107621028038.html
CT residents warned of flooding as first winter cold front makes landfall

Other extreme weather warnings include extremely high fire danger conditions over the Central Karoo, high seas with wave heights of between 6 and 9 metres and a storm surge along the coast into early Tuesday morning.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107851102694.html
Over 200k workers could lose their jobs in WC due to COVID-19 - Treasury

The provincial Treasury Department head David Savage said of the over 200,000 job losses predicted, several came from the tourism industry.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107941153077.html
Naptosa seeks assurances on COVID-19 measures as teachers return to school

Naptosa said that it had never been against teachers returning to schools but executive director Basil Manuel wanted to know whether the sanitising of schools and the delivery of personal protective equipment would be sustained and not be a once-off.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107971069222.html
Prince Harry 'drove decision' to quit as senior royals

The 35-year-old royal and his wife Duchess Meghan stepped back as senior royals earlier this year and moved to America to carve out a new life as philanthropists.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107978237161.html
Ramaphosa hails Africa's health workers for leading COVID-19 response

African Union (AU) chairperson President Cyril Ramaphosa said COVID-19 had highlighted inequalities in countries and the globe but it had also shown that Africa was able to work together to solve its own problems.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108114036601.html
SAA's BRPs granted leave to appeal decision to halt retrenchment process

The BRPs and SAA then argued that there was a reasonable prospect that the facts would receive a different treatment by the Labour appeal court and leave to appeal has now been granted.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108182519992.html
UK PM's top aide Cummings defies calls to resign

Dominic Cummings told reporters that he acted 'reasonably and legally' when he drove across the country with his wife while she was suffering from the virus, despite official advice to stay at home.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108342530191.html
Completely unacceptable for SAMRC board to pander to Gray witch hunt - Habib

South African Medical Research Council president Professor Glenda Gray criticised aspects of government's approach in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and claimed that it was not based on scientific evidence.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108361357959.html
Mauritius records 2 new COVID-19 cases after month-long lull

The Indian Ocean island nation initially surged ahead of other East African countries in terms of caseload, hitting a peak of 332 just shy of six weeks into its outbreak.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108418418232.html
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people

TAIPEI — Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with “necessary assistance,” President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the Chinese ruled territory against newly proposed national security legislation from Beijing.

25 May 00:49 Financial Post 2379081493154033114.html
Harvard scholars, others for Aregbesola’s birthday colloquium - Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics

From Toba Adedeji, Osogbo Two dons from the University of Harvard in the United States of America (U.S.A) and the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom (UK) will be speakers at a colloquium in honour of the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. Also to speak at the event, which will hold today, is […]

25 May 00:34 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900630494311.html
FRSC rescues woman in labour - The Nation Nigeria

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Saturday rescued an expectant woman  struggling to drive herself to hospital amid labour pain.

25 May 00:02 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901748399697.html
COVID-19 forcing investment in health sector, says NCDC

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing governors and political leaders to invest in public health facilities across the country, Nigeria Centre for ...

25 May 00:24 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445902053600104.html
Behavioural science advisers express concern over Cummings crisis

Leading behavioural scientists have expressed concern that the Dominic Cummings scandal could encourage people to disregard the UK’s coronavirus restrictions

25 May 00:00 New Scientist 2676996512638184916.html
Tony Bellew backs Dominic Cummings after he broke lockdown to visit his parents

Dominic Cummings has incurred the wrath of the British public after he broke lockdown but former light heavyweight champion Tony Bellew has no issue with his decision

25 May 00:55 Irish Mirror 2875825628427138386.html
Punjab: Without salary since January, PU contractual staff left in the lurch

The employees, who include plumbers, maintenance workers, and helpers employed to work in hostels and administrative offices of the university, have been shuttling between contractors and university officials, but to no avail.

25 May 00:10 The Indian Express 2885715103956157157.html
Lockdown effect: Crime rate in west UP districts down by 70%

The region recorded 35 murders in the last month against 50 in the corresponding period in 2019, while robberies went down from 992 to 114.

25 May 00:31 The Indian Express 2885715103964535209.html
Jackfruit falls on man injuring him; at hospital, he tests positive for Covid

Officials say the man suffered injuries to his spine after a jackfruit fell on his head. However, it is not clear how he may have contracted the viral infection.

25 May 00:03 The Indian Express 2885715104203108264.html
Chandigarh: 13 domestic flights to take off from Chandigarh from today

The Chandigarh Airport will resume operations with total 13 domestic flights from Monday onwards in a phased manner. Flights to Srinagar, Delhi, Mumbai, Leh, Bangalore, Dharamshala, Ahmedabad, will be starting operations.

25 May 00:40 The Indian Express 2885715104301133740.html
Panchkula devises research strategy to check community spread: What were its findings?

Even though Panchkula has been able to contain its cases, the need to devise a method to check the population was pertinent as the district’s borders mingles with neighbouring UT and other districts, where the number of COVID-19 cases have been rising.

25 May 00:04 The Indian Express 2885715104348236923.html
Pak diplomat’s kin, who crossed over from Attari, exempted from quarantine at Amritsar

“Wife and two kids of Pakistan diplomat crossed into India on May 23. They will not be kept in quarantine at Amritsar. Instead, they will go to Delhi to remain in home quarantine,” said a health official.

25 May 00:54 The Indian Express 2885715104408163776.html
Punjab reports 15 new cases, health minister says no community spread

Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu, however, said there was no community spread and in the past too there had been cases where similar cases were reported but an analysis showed that they may have come in contact with positive cases.

25 May 00:50 The Indian Express 2885715104934286041.html
Chandigarh aims to plant 2.55L saplings in 2020-21

The 2019-20 Greening Chandigarh Action Plan had a target of plantation of 2.53 lakh trees. The forest department managed to achieve the surplus task by planting and distributing 2.80 lakh plants.

25 May 00:18 The Indian Express 2885715104967568041.html
Mumbai man held for threat to Yogi: Police

After his arrest, the accused was taken to the Kalachowkie unit of the Mumbai Anti-Terrorist Squad. he confessed to the crime, said a police officer. The Mumbai police later handed over his custody to its UP counterparts.

25 May 00:40 The Indian Express 2885715105290021956.html
3-day-old infant from Chandigarh one of the youngest to die of coronavirus

The infant girl’s mother had not been tested for Covid-19 prior to her delivery and has now been sampled for the disease.

25 May 00:38 The Indian Express 2885715105629590270.html
Is tuver dal coated with castor oil adulterated?

Does applying castor oil on tuver and other pulses and grains make it adulterated?

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803068190297.html
Patient escapes SVP, returns after testing +ve

Ellisbridge cops file complaint against Sarkhej resident for endangering lives; SVP submits report to higher-ups

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803225286288.html
'Docs could turn super-spreaders'

The letter to HC reveals how Covid patients are not isolated, leading to patients carrying each other's viral load; no PPE kit, mask or gloves are provided in n

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803339996659.html
‘Conquer every situation with a positive attitude’

This Amdavadi businessman has been in not one, not two but three life-threatening incidents, but he emerged on the other side a stronger, braver person with a p

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803565509508.html
UG, PG final exams in Gujarat from June 25

Duration will be 2 hrs, instead of 3; may be held in multiple shifts

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803839709112.html
Thermal scanning, contactless frisking as local flights take-off

Between 40 and 45 flight arrivals and similar number of departures will take place at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport as domestic flights resume

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158804379396455.html
Ahmedabad accounts for 96% deaths in Guj

29 deaths in state as tally crosses 14k-mark on Sunday; 279 new cases reported in A’bad district on Sunday, taking tally so far to 10,280

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158804475039227.html
City lawyer sends notice to civil aviation minister

Says airlines flouting norms by retaining the amount paid for tickets cancelled due to lockdown; notice says airlines sitting on passengers’ money and earning i

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158804622623073.html
46 new cases in Assam, tally rises to 392

GUWAHATI: Forty-six new coronavirus cases were reported in Assam on Sunday, taking the COVID-19 tally to 392 in the state, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.Eight COVID-19 cases were reported from the Sarusajai Quarantine Facility in the eveni

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878413430815.html
Hong Kong cops fire tear gas, water cannon at protesters

Hong Kong: Hong Kong police fired tear gas and a water cannon at protesters in a popular shopping district on Sunday, as thousands took to the streets to march against China's proposed tough national security legislation for the city.Pro-democracy su

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878578546999.html
Corona rule worry for visually impaired

SHILLONG: Bertina Lyngdoh, a visually impaired person from the city and currently working in Assam’s Hojai, has raised concern about problems of people with disabilities in this time of lockdown.Lyngdoh, who is a former student of Jyoti Sroat inclusi

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878653737970.html
Meghalaya govt concerned over harassment faced by state returnees on way home

SHILLONG: Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong has expressed concern over the harassment faced by the returnees who were on their way to the state.“Our students suffered a lot. I am sorry to say that”, he told reporters on Monday. He inf

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878681332424.html
Locals target train to NE in Bihar, 1 hurt

SHILLONG: Some locals in Bihar pelted stones at a special train carrying returnees to the North East on Sunday morning injuring a Naga girl.The occupants of the Haryana Express -04072, which passed through Bihar, were stranded residents from various

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878742870100.html
Passenger air services to NE resume

 GUWAHATI: Commercial passenger air services to the Northeast resumed along with rest of the country on Monday, with LGBI Airport here being gateway to the region, handling eight flights (arrivals and departures), official reports stated.However

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878810459222.html
China accuses America of wanting ‘new Cold War’ over coronavirus

Beijing: China on Sunday accused the US of pushing the bilateral ties to the brink of a "new Cold War" by spreading "lies" about the coronavirus and said it was open to international efforts to identify the source of the virus that has killed over 30

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878821781716.html
Pomlum villagers devoid of ration cards, govt cash aid

SHILLONG: As is the case in most other Dorbars, Pomlum is no exception when to comes to receiving cash benefit for the registered daily wage earners. This suburban area, only about 10 km from here, is also devoid of the benefit of ration cards.With m

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878860055868.html
Meghalaya notifies officials to travel outside the state

SHILLONG: Meghalaya government has notified a dedicated team of officers to make necessary transport arrangement on payment basis for residents who need to travel outside the state.Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said, “To ease our people who

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878918676495.html
MAP ROW WITH NEPAL

Nepal’s prime minister KP Sharma Oli is on a bold move to take on India. By releasing a new map that included sensitive Indian border regions of Kalapani, Limpiyadhura and Lipulekh, he has put New Delhi on notice. Notably, this scenario has been deve

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879163150860.html
Another South India returnee tests positive for Covid-19 infection

TURA: Barely a week since Garo Hills registered its first case of Covid-19 infection detected in a returnee from the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, another woman who accompanied her has also been tested positive on Monday, raising the total num

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879439423692.html
KSU irked at harassment of state returnees

SHILLONG: Following the harassment of students from Meghalaya at a railway station in Bihar, the Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) Delhi unit has urged the concerned authorities and the state government to take up the matter with the Ministry of Railways.T

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879712337689.html
Nagaland reports 1st corona cases, Assam sees spike in 24 hrs

KOHIMA/GUWAHATI/AGATALA: After Sikkim, Nagaland reported its first coronavirus case when three people, who returned from Chennai, tested positive on Monday while in neighbouring Assam 116 new cases were reported in the past 24 hours, taking the state

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879834004025.html
Preliminary report of PIA plane crash raises new questions

Karachi: A preliminary report on the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crash, in which 97 people were killed, has raised serious questions about the pilot's handling of the aircraft and what prevented the crew in the cockpit from informing

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879884394262.html
Plea to change office timing

SHILLONG: In view of shortage of buses, there is a demand to change the government office timing from 9 am to 3 pm.Referring to media reports on government servants violating social distancing in buses, John F Kharshiing, Adviser & Spokesperson,

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879912315662.html
Meghalaya notifies officials to facilitate travel to outside

SHILLONG: Meghalaya government has notified a dedicated team of officers to make necessary transport arrangement on payment basis for residents who need to travel outside the state.Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said, “To ease our people who

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879921134614.html
COVID 19 -Positives in academics

Editor,Big question in the minds of the (undergraduate degree) students- what will happen to our future!  Is the academic scenario too bleak? Answer is absolute NO.  In fact the future of teaching learning process is brightening up. What mere persuas

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879955691808.html
Refrain from provoking returnees on social media: AAPSU

GUWAHATI: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) has taken strong exception to the reported stigmatisation and provocative posts on social media and other forums in the wake of the detection of a COVID-19 positive case from the stranded pe

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880091862082.html
Long walk of the invisible people

By HH MohrmenThere are many images from the COVID – 19 pandemic which will be imprinted in the psyche of the common Indian like the doctors, nurses in their full PPEs performing their duties to save the lives of many victims of corona virus. There is

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880236801372.html
Shops to remain open till 6 pm from Wed

SHILLONG:  The East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner has informed that the listed retail shops, ration shops and others will remain open in Shillong urban agglomeration from May 27 to 30 from 9 am to 6 pm.The number of selected shops has been substant

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880240302550.html
Cops nab 2 key accused in Assam ‘lynching’ case

GUWAHATI: Assam Police have arrested two prime accused in the alleged lynching of a person at Monahkuchi village under Hajo police station in Kamrup district.According to reports, Sanatan Deka, a vegetable vendor and a resident of Teteliya village, w

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880266561728.html
ICC committee chairman Kumble terms saliva ban as interim measure

New Delhi: ICC cricket committee chairman Anil Kumble says the recommendation to ban saliva for shining the ball is only an interim measure and "things will go back to normal" once the COVID-19 pandemic is brought under control.The Kumble-led panel r

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880306166951.html
Innocent victims of political games

By Barnes MawrieIt is a well known fact that “it is unfortunate to be poor in India and it is even more unfortunate to be poor during these years of the BJP rule.” The present government is proving more and more to be an anti-poor government. The ant

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880398833611.html
KHADC, dist officials inspect farmers market

SHILLONG: Officials of the district administration and Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) inspected the wholesale farmers market (Iew dielang) on Sunday.The inspection came in the wake of a meeting to discuss the farmers’ plight. The KHA

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880477538988.html
Six women prisoners murdered by inmates in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, May 25 — Six women were killed by alleged gang members at a women's prison near the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, the National Penitentiary Institute said yesterday. The killers broke through gates and the roof of a building at the women's prison in Tamara, 10 kilometers to the north...

25 May 00:00 Malaymail 302165935978965382.html
France has lowest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since lockdown

PARIS, May 25 — French authorities reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths yesterday since before a lockdown began on March 17, raising hopes that the worst of the epidemic is over in France. The number of confirmed cases rose by 115 to 144,921, health ministry data...

25 May 00:12 Malaymail 302165936326924722.html
What to do if you are asked for a till slip for your cigarettes

Bheki Cele said that smokers must present a receipt showing when they purchased their cigarettes. MyBroadband spoke to JPSA chair Howard Dembovsky about the legality of this practice.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788552758986.html
China condemns US blacklisting dozens of its firms

China condemned the U.S. adding 33 Chinese entities to a trade blacklist, a move that risks potential retaliation from Beijing as tensions between the world’s two-biggest economies deteriorate further.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788979444691.html
How a “Bunch of Badass Queer Anarchists” Are Teaming Up With Locals to Block a Pipeline Through Appalachia

“People that grow up in places like this, seeing their environment destroyed, it stirs them, it causes people to want to get involved, and that’s why I’m here.”

25 May 00:00 Mother Jones 3045746899540095439.html
Redundancies pitting workers against each other

New Zealand and immigrant workers are being pitted against each other as South Island businesses wield the axe over thousands of jobs. Unions say...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078614081500.html
Woman suffered internal bleeding after wrong pills given

A senior pharmacist who prescribed the wrong medication to a customer causing her internal bleeding sought to cover up the incident and blame it on...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078618969213.html
Big storm hits Western Australia

Wild weather downed trees and left tens of thousands of people without power in Western Australia, as emergency services began cleaning up in Perth...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078626364671.html
Domestic visitors bring hope

As autumn leaves fall, optimism in the face of Covid-19 is on the rise in the Waitaki Valley. There were signs that domestic tourists were starting...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078632292840.html
Strong earthquake strikes near Wellington

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake has struck near Wellington. It struck 34km deep, 30km northwest of Levin at 7.53am, according to Geonet. The quake was...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078697248044.html
Cops break up student parties

Police had to shut down several parties in Dunedin at the weekend and officers are reviewing CCTV footage to help them work out who struck a...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078703553008.html
Health alliance shows worth

Covid-19 has shown the critical role Alliance South plays in delivering health services across the region, its new chairman says. Cromwell-based...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078707346331.html
France reports lowest daily rise since lockdown began

French authorities have reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since before a lockdown began.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078801317909.html
Coronavirus 'cover-up' China's Chernobyl: White House official

A top White House official has likened China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak to the Soviet Union's cover-up of the meltdown at the Chernobyl...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078909422781.html
More people seeking help at Nth Canterbury food banks

Food banks are helping a part of the North Canterbury community they don’t normally have to support as the Covid-19 crisis continues to bite....

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078931597906.html
Johnson backs senior adviser, risks party's wrath

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson backed his senior adviser Dominic Cummings.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078954241668.html
ORC drafting policy online

During the next two months, Otago Regional Council staff will be developing the regional authority’s most significant policy document with input...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079102815934.html
Woman suffers internal bleeding after pharmacist gives wrong medication

A senior pharmacist who gave the wrong medication to a customer, causing her internal bleeding, doctored records then tried to blame a colleague...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079174450153.html
H&J Smith looking to close stores

H&J Smith Group says it is considering closing stores in the South, affecting 175 staff, as it tries to secure its long-term future.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079253449583.html
Australian skiers book hotels

Australian tourists hoping for a ski season are already making bookings and inquiries at Wakatipu hotels. Novotel Queenstown Lakeside general...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079313113827.html
France reports lowest daily rise since lockdown began

French authorities have reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since before a lockdown began.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079394401187.html
Cops break up student parties

Police shut down several parties in Dunedin at the weekend and officers are reviewing footage to help them work out who struck a student with a...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079412713683.html
Dunedin no longer to be port of call for ship

A shipping company carrying about 15% of the container volume through Port Otago has decided to stop coming to Port Chalmers. The ship Xin Zhang...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079422228959.html
Reliability of power supply questioned

The reliability of the two power lines bringing electricity to Wanaka from Cromwell is being questioned by Aurora Energy whistle-blower Richard...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079425309433.html
Dunedin no longer to be port of call for ship

A shipping company carrying about 15% of the container volume through Port Otago has decided to stop coming to Port Chalmers. The ship Xin Zhang...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079561382672.html
Live: Gathering limit to increase to 100 on Friday

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced the gathering limit will increase to 100 people from noon this Friday. Ardern said the decision was...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079687007361.html
Another day of zero Covid-19 cases

New Zealand has again recorded no new Covid-19 cases. The Ministry of Health issued today's update in a press release and there won't be a press...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079724658947.html
Flight to Q'town: Passengers break 'every rule' in 5 mins

Two months' worth of difficult social distancing could have been blown in five minutes by other impatient flyers, an Air New Zealand passenger...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079882348540.html
Gathering limit to increase to 100 on Friday

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced the gathering limit will increase to 100 people from noon this Friday. This means churches can resume...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079943223294.html
Science pioneer who grew up in New Brighton dies

Wes Sandle earned international respect in the atomic physics and laser community.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079969888623.html
Big storm hits Western Australia

Wild weather downed trees and left tens of thousands of people without power in Western Australia, as emergency services began cleaning up in Perth...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079978738372.html
NSW on alert with 1.2m kids on the move

Hundreds of extra security and marshalling officers are out in force across the Sydney transport network as students return to public schools full...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079983610062.html
Pilot and instructor turn back the years

The aviation industry is facing a grim time, but its people are helping to keep spirits alive, says a long-time Dunedin flying instructor...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080052769642.html
Mount Aspiring College principal resigns

The principal of Mount Aspiring College in Wanaka is stepping down saying "the time is right" for him to resign. Wayne Bosley has been at the...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080062190896.html
Screening programmes resumed

Nationwide cancer screening programmes are resuming in the South following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, but with new safety protocols in...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080106147693.html
Elderly couple say EQC rules causing more stress, delays

An elderly Christchurch couple are crying foul over EQC's site visit policy under Covid-19 alert level 2. This story was first published by RNZ EQC...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080119238865.html
South Africa to further ease lockdown

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a further easing of South Africa's coronavirus lockdown from June 1, allowing the vast majority of the economy...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080228679022.html
Australian skiers book hotels

Australian tourists hoping for a ski season in the South Island are already making bookings and inquiries at hotels. Novotel Queenstown Lakeside...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080387512167.html
Elderly couple say EQC rules causing more stress, delays

An elderly Christchurch couple are crying foul over EQC's site visit policy under Covid-19 alert level 2. This story was first published by RNZ EQC...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080406598794.html
Man charged after refusing to wear face mask on NZ flight

A man is due to appear in court after allegedly refusing to wear a face mask on an Air Chathams flight. The man is also accused of making ...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080570382790.html
President Trump Suspends Travel from Brazil over Coronavirus Concerns

President Trump suspended travel from Brazil to the United States on Sunday as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen in South America.

25 May 00:13 Breitbart 3148363490879834589.html
Chicago Mayor Launches Police Raid to Stop Black Church’s Sunday Services

On Sunday, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot mounted a raid on a black church for holding services in defiance of her coronavirus lockdown orders.

25 May 00:54 Breitbart 3148363490897631101.html
6 cited for coronavirus violations in raid at suspected brothel near Waikiki | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Six people were cited Friday during a raid at a massage parlor suspected of operating as a brothel while state emergency orders remain in place to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the Honolulu Prosecutor’s Office said today.

25 May 00:48 Star-Advertiser 3439335387694237959.html
6 cited for coronavirus violations in raid at suspected brothel near Waikiki | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Six people were cited Friday during a raid at a massage parlor suspected of operating as a brothel while state emergency orders remain in place to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the Honolulu Prosecutor’s Office said today.

25 May 00:48 Star-Advertiser 3439335389062828905.html
Why this CM is the toast of India

Why this CM is the toast of India. Kerala's Pinarayi Vijayan is a cut above the rest in Indian politics today, precisely in his remarkable ability to look beyond the horizon. His was probably the only government that began planning for the incoming pandemic as early as in February, notes M K Bhadrakumar.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382715359743.html
No end to struggle of migrant workers even after reaching home

No end to struggle of migrant workers even after reaching home. The corona-fuelled lockdown having shattered their dreams, they are now walking, cycling and hitchhiking hundreds of miles under an unforgiving sun blazing down at over 40 degrees to reach their homes in an impoverished Bihar, where an uncertain future awaits them.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382738122335.html
BJP's Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana for playing cricket

BJP's Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana for playing cricket. The Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party chief asserted he did not break any law. He hit back at the AAP for raising the issue to 'divert attention' of media from allegations of corruption against its MLA Prakash Jarwal who is currently behind the bars.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382801971611.html
IAF to operationalise second Tejas squadron in Tamil Nadu on Wed

IAF to operationalise second Tejas squadron in Tamil Nadu on Wed. The Tejas is a fourth generation combat aircraft developed by Aeronautical Development Agency and the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. It is equipped with fly-by-wire flight control system, integrated digital avionics and multimode radar.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382827804945.html
SC allows Air India to fly with middle seats filled for 10 days

SC allows Air India to fly with middle seats filled for 10 days. The SC observed that the government should be more worried about the health of citizens rather than the health of commercial airlines.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382919611200.html
Heatwave intensifies in India, Churu hottest at 47.5 deg C

Heatwave intensifies in India, Churu hottest at 47.5 deg C. The India Meteorological Department, which had issued a red colour-coded alert for north India for May 25-26 when the prevailing heatwave conditions are expected to peak, said dust and thunderstorms are likely to bring some relief on May 29-30.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383070282257.html
Northeast Delhi overcomes riot scars to celebrate Eid

Northeast Delhi overcomes riot scars to celebrate Eid. In northeast Delhi, Eid this year is a celebration of a long-time friendship that even stood the test of communal riots for some, while for many, it is shorn of any festivities.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383133028779.html
India registers biggest single day spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases

India registers biggest single day spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases. Total tally rises to 1,38,845; death toll climbs to 4,021

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383264256504.html
With over 1.38 lakh cases, India among 10 worst COVID-hit nations

With over 1.38 lakh cases, India among 10 worst COVID-hit nations. The United States leads the world with more than 1.6 million confirmed coronavirus cases, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383286338345.html
PHOTOS: Indians catch their first flight after 2 months

PHOTOS: Indians catch their first flight after 2 months. After a gap of two months, domestic passenger flight operations resumed on Monday amid reluctance by various states to open up their airports in view of rising cases of the novel coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383420700330.html
No Eid sweets exchanged by BSF with Pakistan

No Eid sweets exchanged by BSF with Pakistan. The event was given a miss as the relations between the two countries are strained at present.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383592894720.html
Swarms of locusts enter Jaipur residential areas

Swarms of locusts enter Jaipur residential areas. The swarms are travelling farther and damaging trees as there are no standing crops for them to feed on, an official said.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383940092418.html
Students, migrants take 1st flight home as services resume

Students, migrants take 1st flight home as services resume. Many said they shelled out more to reach the airport as there were limited public transport options available.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384017977664.html
'Air travel will come back much bigger'

'Air travel will come back much bigger'. 'The safety regulations drastically reduce the chances of contracting the virus on a two-hour flight.'

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384129655804.html
Man sneezes at Vir Das for allegedly breaking protocol

Man sneezes at Vir Das for allegedly breaking protocol. Das said the man in the video does not own his doorstep, sit-out, or his house and he wondered if what the man did would qualify as harassment.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384261094328.html
Standoff between Indian, Chinese troops in Ladakh continues

Standoff between Indian, Chinese troops in Ladakh continues. People familiar with the situation in the region said the two sides were engaged in trying to resolve the dispute, but there was no indication of a positive outcome yet as both the armies continued to bolster their positions in disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley and Demchok.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384300165027.html
5-yr-old reunites with parents in Bengaluru as flights resume

5-yr-old reunites with parents in Bengaluru as flights resume. Vihaan Sharma went on a small holiday to Delhi to visit his grandparents in February. However, that vacation got prolonged as a coronavirus lockdown was imposed pan India in March.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384443574900.html
BJP to hold virtual rallies to mark 1st anniversary of Modi govt 2.0

BJP to hold virtual rallies to mark 1st anniversary of Modi govt 2.0. In a communication to state units and other senior office-bearers, BJP general secretary Arun Singh said all big state units will hold at least two virtual rallies and smaller units will hold one, adding that more than 750 people should attend each of these programmes.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384582204220.html
630 cancellations as domestic flights resume in India

630 cancellations as domestic flights resume in India. According to aviation industry sources, around 630 domestic flights of Monday were cancelled due to the Centre's Sunday night announcement that there would be no flights in West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh, and limited operations at major airports such as Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384602776409.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:50 Shropshire Star 3480199992699583678.html
GOP sues California over Newsom's vote-by-mail order

The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) over his order to send every registered voter in the state a ballot by mail for the November elections.

25 May 00:37 TheHill 355432919525091112.html
DTM News: Series plans to follow F1 model of running consecutive events at same venue

The DTM is planning to host two consecutive rounds at as many circuits as possible in 2020, emulating the model Formula 1 intends to use to get its season underway

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548569268126229.html
Zimbabwean soldiers beat up cops for not wearing masks

Chivhu – There was drama in Chivhu yesterday when members of the Zimbabwe National Army stormed Seequick Shop and beat up two CID Police officers who allegedly did not  properly put on their face masks.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161310727538.html
Masiyiwa brings smiles to rural village, completes 100kw solar power project

PAN-AFRICAN businessman and philanthropist Mr Strive Masiyiwa has, through his ‘Re-Imagine Rural’ initiative, completed a 100KW solar power project at Ndolwane in Bulilima district.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161854320188.html
Zimbabwe govt says committed to protecting human rights

GOVERNMENT is committed to its obligation to protect human rights and dignity of all citizens, irrespective of race, gender or political affiliation for this reason investigations for the alleged sexual abuse, torture and abduction of the three female MDC leaders are being conducted to ensure the perpetrators are brought to book.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161881445703.html
‘Khupe will dismantle Mnangagwa-Chamisa hegemony in by-election’ – Mwonzora

THOKOZANI Khupe’s MDC-T has enough muscle to thrash both Zanu PF and Nelson Chamisa’s MDC Alliance in by-elections expected soon following the recall of four MDC Alliance MPs.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161906227432.html
Phillip Chiyangwa’s family hits back ahead of imminent arrest

From the Group CEO of The Pinnacle Property Holdings Limited – Mr Edmund Chiyangwa

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162091833784.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162345558716.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162473720179.html
Zimbabwe opposition leader blasts African electoral systems

OPPOSITION MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has slammed Africa’s electoral system as a “big circus if not an embarrassment to the continent”, hence the recurrence of disputed polls.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162549972506.html
Zimbabwean students contest e-learning in courts

HARARE – University students failing to participate in the virtual classrooms during lockdown due to lack of smartphones, laptops and unavailability of Internet services in some parts of the country, have contested the introduction of e-learning at the High Court.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162561890763.html
Biden makes first in-person appearance in more than 2 months

NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162604378418.html
Wealthy Chipinge businessman’s son (13) kills juvenile in accident

Chipinge – A 13-year-old son of a wealthy Chipinge businessman, notorious in the small agricultural town for driving around his father’s posh cars with neither licence nor the statutory age yesterday allegedly bumped into and killed another juvenile.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162827726286.html
'A tragedy': Top aide warns US may revoke Hong Kong privileges over China-led national security law | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

A top White House aide renewed a warning on Sunday that the US might revoke Hong Kong’s special trading privileges if China enacts a tough new security law covering the territory. The warning from national security advisor Robert O’Brien came amid soaring tensions between Washington and Beijing, and only hours after China’s foreign minister Wang Yi […]

25 May 00:00 Hong Kong Free Press HKFP 3845645663412283956.html
Netanyahu lashes out at 'ludicrous' graft charges as trial begins

The longest-serving prime minister in Israeli history has long claimed to be the victim of a witch-hunt.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388829845613620.html
Locusts, Covid-19, bad weather: The anatomy of a food crisis

Millions of people could be “just one shock away from severe acute food insecurity”.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830747933443.html
Brace for long battle as new swarms of locusts fly into S. Sudan: UN agency

The surge may not be controlled by June.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830758196988.html
Guinea Bissau former interim president laid to rest

He died in Portugal’s capital Lisbon on March 17 at the age of 61.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830836907130.html
Ethiopia records highest daily Covid-19 rise with 88 new cases

Thirteen are said to have travel history from abroad.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831043966308.html
Nigeria fines UK airline for violating Covid-19 travel ban

The plane had been approved strictly for humanitarian operations.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831057983384.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow down

The country has been spared the worst of the pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831372970937.html
Family of exiled top Saudi officer Saad al-Jabri 'targeted'

Saad al-Jabri fled to Canada but officials are going after his children back home, the BBC is told.

25 May 00:25 BBC News 3883826129164475843.html
Boris Johnson will pay a price for standing by Cummings

If the UK Prime Minister's most important adviser did nothing wrong, why did all sides work so hard to conceal what he did?

25 May 00:20 Australian Financial Review 3974284487677444545.html
One Dead, Many Injured As Fire Razes IDPs Camp In Borno

According to National Emergency Management Agency, the fire was ignited during the weekend from one of the kitchens in the emergency shelters erected in the camp.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744202784716.html
Bishop Chases Worshippers Without Face Masks Out Of Enugu Church

He wondered why people were violating the measures put in place to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744225289668.html
COVID-19: The Revival Must Start With Education By Seun Awogbenle

Technology must be at the heart of our new reforms, including improving access to the internet and ensuring that data is affordable for the greatest number of our population. One of the numerous impact of COVID-19 is that all over the world, teaching and learning won’t remain the same and Nigeria cannot afford to be left behind.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744367569221.html
BREAKING: WHO Suspends Trial Of Hydroxychloroquine As COVID-19 Treatment Over Safety Concerns

Hydroxycholoroquine has been touted by United States President, Donald Trump, and others as a possible treatment for the disease.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744476064741.html
Dashed Hopes: How Nigerian Research Agencies Spent N500m On Clinical Trials Of Local Drugs With No Commercial Output

The Civic Media Lab found that Nigerian government budgeted for a total of eight human-related clinical trials of locally produced drugs between 2015 and 2019 with no evidence of commercial output.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744542082421.html
Adegboruwa Slams DSS For illegal Detention Of Lawyer, Demands Immediate Release

He added that once the court had intervened by granting bail to a defendant, such an order must be respected and not be subverted through devious means or by subterfuge.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745178831642.html
BREAKING: INEC To Pilot E-Voting In 2021, Says Voters Without Face Masks Will Be Disallowed In Edo, Ondo Elections

The electoral umpire decried the rising cost of elections in the country, saying it would be liaising with the National Assembly to see how political parties can nominate replacements for dead representatives in line with a Supreme Court judgment that votes belong to the parties and not individuals.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745303303740.html
I Was At The Airport To Receive Medical Supplies, Not Chinese Medical Experts - Health Minister

There was confusion on the whereabouts of the team after Ehanire told reporters that he preferred not to be asked where they were.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745533108084.html
COVID-19: Nigerians Demand Opening Of Religious Places

In a recent poll conducted by SaharaTV on Twitter, the majority of respondents demanded that government should open religious centres while also demanding that the entire country should be re-opened.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745658403546.html
Again, Fulani Herdsmen Attack Southern Kaduna Communities, Kill Five, Displace Others

One local told SaharaReporters on Monday that they are afraid to go back and claim the corpses of others currently unaccounted for and presumed dead because their villages were still occupied by the attackers.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745824998548.html
Alleged Witchcraft: Man Attacked For 'Stealing Destinies' In Imo Community

"The man was alleged to have engaged in some occult activities that had hampered the progress and development of people in the community. A photo that was circulating on social media showed an elderly man, probably in his seventies, surrounded by a charging mob.”

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745997825575.html
Nigerians Locked In Another Chinese Company In Ogun Cry Out For Help

One of the affected workers told SaharaReporters that aside from forcing them to work, the company had also stopped feeding them and refused to allow them to go out to get food.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699746176652849.html
China points direction for post-pandemic world – The Global Times

The Global Times reports that China is "pointing out the correct direction - improving and reforming globalization; upholding multilateralism - for th

25 May 00:44 FXStreet 4480975638741300786.html
Japan Economy Minister Nishimura: State of emergency no longer needed in any region of country

As noted, Japan is seeking to end its state of emergency this week and in recent headlines, Japan Economy Minister Nishimura is on the verge of making

25 May 00:54 FXStreet 4480975639672313846.html
Ultimate XI ODI Profile: Saeed Anwar

Saeed Anwar almost never hit a ball in anger, though the 938 boundaries and 97 sixes he struck over the course of his 14-year career would suggest otherwise. But in Anwar, grace and timing were equal...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977721710025.html
Federal judge rules Florida felons don't have to pay fines before registering to vote

A federal judge struck down a Florida law requiring felons in the state to pay all court fees and fines before voting.

25 May 00:32 Washington Examiner 4625792331905447435.html
Covid-19 cases breach 2k mark in Karnataka

Meanwhile, a 100 cases a day has become a routine affair as officials said that 28 out of the 30 districts in Karnataka are recording cases on a daily basis. Even if each of these 28 districts records four cases a day, it can easily cross 100 cases

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708020029069.html
Work begins, but salons struggle to make the cut

According to him, even the number of customers has come down drastically due to lack of space inside the salon to maintain physical distance. Most of the salons have two to four work stations. As of now, salons can accept only two customers at a time.​

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708563482022.html
Family’s calls kept them going

Three guest workers survive on biscuits and water and cycle away non-stop to reach home There were times in their journey when they wanted to give up, but then a call from their family would give them.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708594054477.html
Ragini Dwivedi reaches out to corona warriors

Ragini Dwivedi has been busy during the lockdown.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708815285455.html
Hosakote Lake trashed, it’s tomatoes this time

It seems Hosakote lake has become the go-to destination to dump all kinds of waste material.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709128561059.html
Guest workers come back to homes reduced to ashes

With slum in Kacharakahalli gutted, workers are sleeping on the road; students have no way to study as their books are burnt too Around 200 guest workers from Kalaburagi had gone to their hometown for.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709683980819.html
Vague on wave

"We dread the coming, not of more ripples, not more waves, but a tsunami."   From January to February until the middle of March, we were quite complacent, basking in the number of cases quite low compared to the rest of humanity. Because that is what our Department of Health told us.

25 May 00:10 manilastandard.net 4715274785275058209.html
Dead end for Duque

"Quit now. Please." Health Secretary Francisco Duque must go. If he won’t go, then his boss, President Rodrigo Duterte, should fire him.

25 May 00:25 manilastandard.net 4715274785325035385.html
Society over self

"What did other Asian countries do right, and what are we doing wrong?"   Addressing elder siblings as “ate” and “kuya” makes clear the importance of family relationships among Filipinos. In fact, one could say that a Filipino is born into a home defined by one’s filial responsibilities, in contrast to the Western emphasis on individuality and personal freedom.

25 May 00:05 manilastandard.net 4715274785414134340.html
Postpone school year—solon

A house leader on Sunday appealed to the Department of Education (DepEd) to postpone the resumption of classes this year instead of resorting to online instruction.

25 May 00:40 manilastandard.net 4715274786120780882.html
Donald Trump Bars Travel From Brazil, A New Pandemic Hotspot

President Donald Trump on Sunday suspended travel from Brazil, which has emerged as a major new hotspot in the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said.

25 May 00:37 NDTV.com 5090057681213494440.html
RCMP facing ‘systemic sustainability challenges’ due to provincial policing role

Provinces, territories and municipalities pay anywhere from 70 to 90 per cent of the cost of the RCMP’s services

25 May 00:00 North Delta Reporter 5327740412140255171.html
This Day in History - May 25

Today is the 146th day of 2020. There are 220 days left in the year.

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348613700530788.html
Young people form NGO to inspire other youth

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Aspirar JA, a non-governmental organisation based in Manch...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348613815356299.html
Call for financial safety net for vulnerable workers

WITH thousands left reeling from sudden layoffs and redundancies in Jamaica and across th...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348613928848857.html
Desperate Indian girl bikes 745 miles home with disabled dad

NEW DELHI, India (AP) — From her village in eastern India, 15-year-old Jyoti Kumari...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614051024003.html
Business leaders urge caution on return-to-workplace approach

SOME business leaders are urging companies to examine their individual situation, and hav...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614240875593.html
China says virus pushing US ties to brink of 'Cold War'

BEIJING, China (AFP) — China said yesterday that relations with the United States w...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614322871106.html
As US edges toward reopening, a mixed picture takes shape

WASHINGTON, DC, United States (AFP) — Efforts across the United States to reopen th...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614417014030.html
Officials wrong to order deportation of Jamaican-born man, says US court

CONNECTICUT, United States (AP) — A federal appeals court has reversed a decision b...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614546878942.html
JN Group donates $1 million to assist elderly

THE work of the National Council for Senior Citizens (NCSC) — the umbrella organisa...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614792795489.html
Health organisations say children under one at risk of diseases amid COVID-19

GENEVA, Switzerland (CMC) — Several health organisations are warning that children ...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614922964724.html
Crown says why Sanja Elliott cannot be believed

THE $400-million Manchester Municipal Corporation (MPC) fraud trial ended on Friday, May ...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348615272150681.html
COVID-19 reveals the inherent vindictiveness of migration detention

The COVID-19 pandemic is exposing the glaring injustices of the immigration detention system.

25 May 00:00 openDemocracy 5382241321468743737.html
Truth, with strings attached

Why would anyone want to find a proof that the Earth is flat? Why the effort?

25 May 00:00 openDemocracy 5382241321700296378.html
Mink pass coronavirus to humans in the Netherlands

At least two people have caught the coronavirus from mink in the Netherlands, in probably the first mink-to-human transmission cases. The risk of infection outside mink farms is "negligible," Dutch officials said.

25 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934688816809195.html
Denmark asks lovestruck travelers to show proof of romance

If you have a partner in Denmark, you might be allowed to visit them — but only if you show evidence of your relationship to the Danish police. The rule applies to travelers from Germany and the Scandinavian countries.

25 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934689796995802.html
Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361974421852822.html
Dollar holds advantage as Hong Kong tensions test risk-wary investors

Dollar holds advantage as Hong Kong tensions test risk-wary investors

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361974561252895.html
Thai central bank governor Veerathai will not seek 2nd term

Thai central bank governor Veerathai will not seek 2nd term

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975509336526.html
Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975557510283.html
WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where COVID-19 declining

WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where COVID-19 declining

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975583757197.html
Toyota, Nissan and Honda gear up for Mexico reboot after COVID-19 lockdowns

Toyota, Nissan and Honda gear up for Mexico reboot after COVID-19 lockdowns

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975749078646.html
EU eyes first face-to-face summit in months to haggle over budget

EU eyes first face-to-face summit in months to haggle over budget

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975761852636.html
Brazil still plans to privatize 43 airports through 2022: minister

Brazil still plans to privatize 43 airports through 2022: minister

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361976076268615.html
Gold Down Over Escalating U.S.-China Tensions

Gold Down Over Escalating U.S.-China Tensions

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361976189630769.html
Japan PM Abe: to lift state of emergency for all of Japan today

Japan PM Abe: to lift state of emergency for all of Japan today

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361976263668194.html
Mexican auto industry groups urge Puebla state to allow operations to restart

Mexican auto industry groups urge Puebla state to allow operations to restart

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361976327953162.html
Merkel's conservatives want stimulus package to include tax relief: document

Merkel's conservatives want stimulus package to include tax relief: document

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361976413423616.html
Liberia: Guinean Herbalist Arrested for Allegedly Raping 17-Year-Old Teenage Mother in Nimba County

Saclepea, Nimba County – A Guinean national, claiming to have power to exorcize witch spell from people have been arrested by Police in Nimba County for allegedly raping a teenage mother in Saclepea City. According to the Police Charge Sheet, the man Saye Mezy, 35, kept the survivor, 17, in his room on May 15 […]

25 May 00:20 FrontPageAfrica 5766546263046063144.html
How America Fell into Toxic Individualism

The American psyche's tendencies towards narcisissism and individualism have been weaponized into a toxic mentality that desperately needs reform and change.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805838395151820.html
Talmudic Wisdom for the Pandemic

While showing good caution and judgment, the main thing is not to fear.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805838651485106.html
Is the Global Fight Against COVID-19 Reducing Prejudice?

Is the global fight against the coronavirus reducing social prejudice and discrimination? Effects of the current pandemic on intergroup behavior.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805839260125653.html
AFP has issued the United States with 98 telco data requests since 2014 | ZDNet

The Australian Federal Police said an updated regime to request communications data from overseas would be more heavily utilised.

25 May 00:36 ZDNet 591556593521598505.html
What The Actual Fuck: Hitler’s Rumoured Pet Alligator Named Saturn Has Died At Age 84

What the actual fuck.

25 May 00:44 Pedestrian TV 5961900144849950185.html
‘Billions’ Season 5, Episode 4 Recap: It Takes A Monster To Destroy A Monster

In the latest episode of 'Billions' entitled "Opportunity Zone," Axe learns that winning isn’t as fun if your enemy no longer wants what you have.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530336331079.html
The Division 2’s Next Three Seasons Of Manhunts Just Leaked And They Are Wild

The Division 2's next three manhunts just leaked and boy, things are getting interesting.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530339495478.html
WHO Pauses Hydroxychloroquine Study Amid Concerns Over Drug’s Safety

The decision comes after a paper published in The Lancet found using the drug to treat coronavirus led to higher rates of death and heart issues.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530455137426.html
A Pandemic Stampede To The Hamptons Leads To A Desperate Search For Summer Rentals

COVID anxiety is even reaching beyond summer as families ponder a permanent residence in the Hamptons.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530721870463.html
Joe Biden Appears In Public For 1st Time In Two Months–Wearing A Face Mask

This is the first time the former vice president has appeared in public since mid-March.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530828013326.html
Chinese Virologist Warns Coronavirus Is 'Just Tip Of The Iceberg'

A Chinese scientist denied Wuhan played a role in the Covid-19 pandemic and warned that similar infectious outbreaks could arise in the future.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530933104402.html
6-Year-Old Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Complicating South Korea's School Reopening Plans

South Korea closes 10 kindergartens and five elementary schools after a 6-year-old boy tests positive for the novel coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531021642240.html
Trump’s And Biden’s Memorial Day Events Highlight Starkly Different Campaign Tones

The president’s raucous Baltimore visit coincided with the former vice president’s somber wreath laying.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531217705157.html
Following Pressure From Trump And Pastors, California Allows Places Of Worship To Reopen With Restrictions

They will have to cap attendance at 25% and take other measures to mitigate the spread of coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531242835556.html
Blowing Off Dr. Birx — Why Is America Ignoring Its Top Woman Physician?

Beyond politics, there is a troubling reason why Americans are ignoring Dr. Birx. Could it also be that she is a woman?

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531375141885.html
WWE Superstars Call Out Wrestling Media Personality For Harsh Comments About Alexa Bliss

Alexa Bliss and multiple WWE Superstars have taken to Twitter to call out JDFromNY206.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531470456656.html
Italy Travel: This Is Why It Should Soon Be Possible For All Tourists

Italy is welcoming tourists back from June 3–but only Europeans not international visitors. Italian travel experts believe others can pack their bags soon for an Italian holiday–possibly from June 15 if EU borders reopen. Overseas arrivals will depend on COVID-19 levels in Italy and other countries.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531566655984.html
Planning, Creativity Keep National World War I Museum And Memorial Staff Employed Through Closure

Cultural workers have been devastated by coronavirus closures. With their workplaces nationwide shuttered to the public, they have been laid off and furloughed by the thousands.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531566819432.html
Thousands Of Americans Flagrantly Violated CDC Social Distancing Guidelines This Memorial Day Weekend. Here Are The Worst Offenders

Memorial Day weekend 2020 offered millions of Americans their first taste of freedom and the chance to go to the beach in months. Tens of thousands of people put them—and the rest of summer—at risk by flaunting the rules

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531724025751.html
For The First Time, No Deaths Registered In The Most Hit Region By Coronavirus In Italy

Yesterday for the first time Lombardy, the most hit region in Italy by coronavirus, has registered zero deaths. But experts say that the data will need to be better analyzed, before it can be considered final.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531757736514.html
Coronavirus Losses: Arizona Nonprofits Assess ‘Tip Of The Iceberg’

Coronavirus-related shutdowns have cost Arizona’s nonprofits more than $800,000 worth of volunteer hours, and counting, according to a survey by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531787455381.html
If The NBA Can Thrive Under A “Bubble,” Why Not The Presidential Election?

Joe Biden should place the ten-or-so women associated with his vice presidential search under a "bubble" in Las Vegas or Orlando – or some other city in some swing state where they could engage in what, in effect, would be a really awful version of television’s "Survivor" series.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531816725666.html
The Immigrant Hero Who Died Saving Fellow Americans

Immigrant Leslie Sabo Jr. died saving fellow American soldiers in Cambodia, and 42 years passed before was he awarded the Medal of Honor.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532044816615.html
Tax Attorneys Fight Covid-19 Stay-Home Order In Idaho

Donald “Mac” MacPherson is the most colorful tax attorney I have ever covered.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532059035754.html
What A Trans-Tasman ‘Bubble’ Could Look Like For Australia And New Zealand

As New Zealand continues its efforts to eradicate Covid-19 and move closer to alert level 1, Australia and other Pacific island nations are being considered for a Trans-Tasman travel "bubble." Here's what that might look like.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532088433749.html
Trump Rules Out Moving Republican Convention To His Golf Resort, After Threatening Move From North Carolina

The president wants to see “thousands of enthusiastic Republicans” in Charlotte, North Carolina at the end of August.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532105511248.html
TSA Wants A DIY Airport Security Option ‘Just Like Self-Checkout At Grocery Stores’

Airport security queues could get a lot shorter thanks to do-it-yourselfers.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532109969000.html
When It Comes To College Sports, June Is More Important Than September

This June is a month unlike any other one in the history of higher education; this June, the decision whether to go online, in person, or some hybrid/flex combination will be solidified.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532170324673.html
The Right To Bear Crypto? Trump Allies Introduce Comprehensive Blockchain Bills

In 2020, two Pro-Life, Pro-Guns, and Pro-Trump Conservative Republicans in Congress could now be designated as Pro-Crypto and Pro-Blockchain.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532186610590.html
Trump Threatens To Move Republican Convention If North Carolina Doesn’t Reopen

The president wants to see “thousands of enthusiastic Republicans” in Charlotte, North Carolina at the end of August.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532221157417.html
When Will America’s Last World War II Veterans Pass Away? [Infographic]

This Memorial Day, approximately 325,000 U.S. WWII veterans are still alive but their ranks are steady declining.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532427792353.html
West Bengal: Mission turnaround after Amphan misery

Chief minister Mam-ata Banerjee’s direct intervention and the joint action by central and state agencies on the ground seemed to have brought about a

25 May 00:30 The Times of India 6060938662980705152.html
New Zealand PM carries on with TV interview during quake

Rest of World News: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview Monday morning. She inter

25 May 00:28 The Times of India 6060938664178292899.html
“Opposition is raising bogey of J&K “demography” for vote bank”

May 24, 2020: New Delhi: Lashing out at the opposition political parties, Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh said here today that the opposition is raising the bogey of Jammu & Kashmir “demography” for vote bank because it is apprehensive that the new Domicile Rules Notification will not enable it to continue thriving on limited pockets […]

25 May 00:46 Northlines 6096227020987756483.html
Record 6,767 new COVID cases in India in last 24 hours; death toll 3,867

Infection count now stands at 1,31,868; active cases 73,560 New Delhi, May 24 COVID-19 cases in India saw the biggest spike for the third consecutive day on Sunday with 6,767 new infections reported in the last 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 1,31,868, while the death toll due to the disease rose to 3,867 […]

25 May 00:24 Northlines 6096227021281169660.html
Flyers to Jammu, Srinagar to land in Quarantine, 6 Officers put on guard

Exempts 8 Categories of passengers to HQ after RTPCR test on arrival A day before domestic flight operations resume in the country, the Jammu and Kashmir Administration has appointed two senior officials each for the two civil airports at Jammu and Srinagar to assist the Nodal Officer and the respective Deputy Commissioners to handle the […]

25 May 00:43 Northlines 6096227021487762379.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774781164734.html
HESTA begins search for 2020’s best early childhood educators – nominate now

Nominations are now open for the 2020 HESTA Early Childhood Education & Care Awards, with a $30,000 prize pool up for grabs in recognition of early childhood educators and carers who have demonstrated excellence in improving learning outcomes for children.

25 May 00:00 The Sector 628795922235550274.html
Case against flying school instructor for molestation

Two more girls accuse him of same; Vishakha committee set up for probe

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399265612416.html
Salons in PCMC to reopen with rigid mandates in place

Few of the measures are too extreme, say barbers’ associations

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399509195651.html
Ambegaon tribals cry Constitutional violations, point to local eco damage

Complaint to higher authorities claims revenue officials permitted huge excavation in scheduled areas during lockdown

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399511186459.html
Migrant couple seeking to return home to UP drowns in Mutha canal

They had jumped into the water to save their 7-yr-old son who was drawn away by strong current; while the boy survived, mother’s body was recovered later; searc

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399728279214.html
8 succumb to COVID-19 in a day, dist toll hits 272

On same day, 258 new cases were reported in Pune district, taking total to 5,694

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399811139501.html
PMPML to hit PCMC roads with odd-even seating from tomorrow

With the lockdown being slowly relaxed, Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) is eyeing to resume operations in Pimpri-Chinchwad from May 26.

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400154677977.html
Hospital makes +ve patient wait 3 hours

Bharati Vidyapeeth Hospital refused to admit patient even after cops’ requests; district collector issues protocol for hospitals with no beds

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400615252296.html
Anxious passengers wait for flights to resume from today

With state govt and Centre differ on allowing airlines to fly, many are in a state of dilemma over status

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400659200192.html
Man stabs wife, tries to kill self

They were known to argue often over doubts regarding woman’s affair; man is a cook in army

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400884396517.html
Ed Ducks For Cover

I don’t think a politician will utter the phrase ‘we’re following the science’ ever again, Ed confides to his diary, the scientists’ view is there’s no safety for everyone until the virus has died out and then there’ll be a second wave.

25 May 00:00 Electronics Weekly.com 6636672080212660234.html
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

SPLIT LAKE, Man. - A Manitoba Indigenous group says there's a deal with the province's Crown-owned hydro utility to remove blockades set up over fears that

25 May 00:03 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245229251764.html
Lockdown | Migrant workers leave for home with joy and relief

There were some anxious moments before they could set foot into the special Shramik service from Madurai to distant Bihar

25 May 00:02 The Hindu 6679535024265840722.html
Coronavirus | Death toll mounts to 12 in Bihar

The State has so far reported 2,511 positive cases.

25 May 00:17 The Hindu 6679535025441362372.html
MP blasts Dominic Cummings after she couldn't see partner when he had a heart attack

Shadow international development minister and Cardiff North MP Anna McMorrin revealed she couldn't see partner and Blaenau Gwent AM Alun Davies for four days as he fought for his life

25 May 00:51 mirror 675785259891331293.html
Jeremy Kyle 'must be banned from TV until he is held to account over show death'

MP Damian Collins has called for a ban on Jeremy being allowed to return to television screens until he has answered questions in relation to his work on The Jeremy Kyle Show

25 May 00:54 mirror 675785260055858868.html
Bishops slam Boris Johnson for treating public 'as mugs' over Dominic Cummings

A number of senior Church of England members have spoken out against Boris Johnson, who defended his senior aide Dominic Cummings this evening after it was revealed he broke lockdown rules

25 May 00:17 mirror 675785260410965732.html
Tony Bellew is branded 'Tory Bellew' after backing Boris aide Dominic Cummings

Dominic Cummings has incurred the wrath of the British public after he broke lockdown but former light heavyweight champion Tony Bellew has no issue with his decision

25 May 00:55 mirror 675785260607002919.html
LNP's Ted Sorensen to retire after 26 years in local and state politics

The LNP will open nominations for the seat this week after Mr Sorensen announced his retirement on Monday.

25 May 00:39 WAtoday 6806590900537858004.html
What kind of workplace ally are you?

A workplace ally is someone who is not a member of an under-represented group but who takes action to support one or many such groups.

25 May 00:00 FinTech Futures 6822881036732857046.html
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

Blockades were set up over fears workers could introduce COVID-19

25 May 00:38 The Globe and Mail 68426411166365558.html
Get ready for an immigration boom

The stars are aligning for a massive increase of immigration once the COVID-19 lockdown ends.

25 May 00:00 MacroBusiness 6890797928702408722.html
As Covid-19 cases surge, US bans travellers from Brazil ‘to protect country’

Brazil had reported more than 3,47,000 Covid-19 cases, second behind the US in the number of infections, according to a Johns Hopkins University count.

25 May 00:55 Hindustan Times 696565557166621238.html
African court suspends cases until August

 The African Court on Human and Peo-ple’s Rights (AfCHPR) has suspended hearing of some cases until August due to the impact of the global Covid-19 pandemic.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251211636423111.html
Nigeria fines UK airline for violating Covid-19 travel ban

Nigeria has fined a UK airline $3,300 for illegally running a passenger service into the country during the Covid-19 travel ban.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251211959951180.html
South Africa to ease lockdown despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Cape Town. South Africa will ease the Covid-19 lockdown from level four to level three beginning from June 1, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced Sunday amid a surge in confirmed cases.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212106779253.html
Apology: 'Former envoy to Kenya Pindi Chana tour of duty ended December 2019'

The ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation has said former Tanzania High Commissioner to Kenya Dr Pindi Chana was replaced last week after ending her tour of duty.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212225574694.html
Covid-19: Kenya's cases soars further with 72 more cases

Seventy-two more patients have tested positive for Covid-19 in Kenya, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 1,286.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212788766996.html
Court throws out case challenging 1995 polls results

After the October 29, 1995 Gen-eral Election was held, the High Court, on November 2, heard a petition filed by 10 opposition parties. Judge Luhekelo Kyando, who heard the petition, told the court

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251213229693682.html
Taiwan considers revoking Hong Kong's special status on law fears

China's planned national security law may prompt Taiwan to revoke the special status it extends to Hong Kong, President Tsai Ing-wen said, a move that could anger Beijing and make it harder for Hong Kongers to visit and invest. China is proposing the new legislation for the Chinese-ruled city after

25 May 00:52 Yahoo 7097669637376469244.html
Hacking The Road: Roundabouts

If you are from the US, you might be surprised at how prevalent roundabouts are in most of the world. Outside of Carmel, Indiana which has 125 roundabouts, these are pretty unusual in the United St…

25 May 00:00 Hackaday 7171991796359701840.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:51 Express & Star 7324224460245761214.html
Michigan man, 20, charged in horrific beating of nursing-home patient caught on video

Jaden Hayden, 20, was charged Sunday in connection with the beating of 75-year-old Norman Bledsoe at a Detroit nursing home.

25 May 00:39 Fox News 7362823821529250860.html
Trump threatens to withdraw US membership from the World Health Organisation within a month

Government and Politics » US President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw his country's membership permanently from the World Health Organization and cut its funding unless

25 May 00:00 The Eastern Herald 7420825545606513664.html
Corona affects more than 5.5 million people worldwide

Health » The global epidemic of coronavirus (COVID-19) is on the rise, with more than 5.5 million people infected worldwide, compared to 3.47 million so far, have

25 May 00:00 The Eastern Herald 7420825546376301445.html
US prohibits travel from Brazil for foreigners

The US said it was prohibiting most non-US citizens from travelling to the country if they had been in Brazil in the last two weeks, two days after Brazil became the country with the second highest number of coronavirus cases in the world.

25 May 00:16 RTE.ie 7595237277980478817.html
Students, migrants take the first flight home after being grounded for weeks due to lockdown

Those who took first flights included paramilitary personnel, army men, students and migrants, who failed to book a ticket on special trains being run by the railways. Many said they shelled out more to reach the airport as there were limited public transport options available.

25 May 00:52 The Economic Times 7653256036730723643.html
Washington man allegedly falsely sought $1.5M in coronavirus biz relief funds

A Washington state software engineer is charged with fraudulently seeking over $1.5 million in coronavirus relief funds intended for small business loans, prosecutors announced Friday. Issaquah

25 May 00:41 New York Post 7654946768746162601.html
Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans’ kin due to coronavirus

Memorial Day has become even more heart-wrenching amid the coronavirus. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans have been left to honor their relatives without

25 May 00:20 New York Post 7654946769387527567.html
Early identification helped Nagpur, says civic chief Tukaram Mundhe

Nagpur: Over 75 per cent of people who got infected with novel coronavirus in Nagpur have since recovered and been discharged, and the death rate of 2 per cent is also among the best in Maharashtra and the country, Municipal Commissioner Tukaram Mundhe said on Monday. He said measures like early identification, tracing, isolation, treatment […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904106547897512.html
Monetary dispute leads to murder in Nandanvan

Nagpur: Petty argument over pending dues ledsl to brutal murder in Nandanvan slums, in the wee hours of Monday, informed police. Cops have rounded up accused identified as Santosh Subhash Yevle (30), Ashok Shyamrao Gondhule (25) and Umesh Shyamram Shende (30) all residents of Nandanvan slums allegedly for launching murderous assault on Sunil alias Navya […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904106905332623.html
Covid-19 claims 8th life in Nagpur, cases at 426

Nagpur: A Mominpura based man succumbed to the novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) while an SRPF Jawan deployed under Lakadganj Police Station and another pregnant woman reportedly tested positive for the virus borne disease on Monday. With the latest development, the cases of Corona Virus have surged to 426. Though, over 300 patients have successfully treated […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904107059387196.html
Rioters resume protests against national security law in 'deathbed struggle'

Various black-clad protesters descended into the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday, taking part in illegal protests, defying the proposed national security law, claiming it erodes the

25 May 00:23 Global Times 7829414520472126824.html
Woman who was raped at Kildare house while she slept says she will be 'alone for the rest of my life'

Victim impact statement heard in court today of effects of the rape

25 May 00:00 Leinster Leader 7955940816795417140.html
Kildare bog workers join fire services to battle blaze in Donadea

Second large fire this weekend

25 May 00:00 Leinster Leader 7955940817614574182.html
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

SPLIT LAKE, Man. — A Manitoba Indigenous group says there’s a deal with the province’s Crown-owned hydro utility to remove blockades set up over fears that workers could introduce COVID-19 to an area around a multi-billion dollar hydroelectric project.

25 May 00:03 680News 8014034334348786963.html
COVID-19: 37 Lakh Migrants Have Benefited From Shramik Trains So Far

Nearly 60% of trains originated from Gujarat, Maharashtra and Punjab and destined for UP and Bihar. 

25 May 00:49 League of India 8067868024951618144.html
COVID-19: Recovery Rate Rises To 51% In Madhya Pradesh

The state makes E-Pass mandatory for movement from Indore, Bhopal and Ujjain.

25 May 00:40 League of India 8067868026035328615.html
Domestic flights take off amid chaos, confusion 

Passengers were seen harried across airports, including the national capital's IGIA, on Monday as many domestic flights were cancelled.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566353984523.html
Telangana yet to decide on Schools reopen date

The State government is yet to take a decision on reopening of schools for the academic year 2020-21.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566405692697.html
Speed up civil works at Yadadri project, officials told

Roads and Buildings Engineer-in-Chief I Ganapathi Reddy instructed officials to speed up civil works taken up as a part of Yadadri development project.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566443078121.html
Youth wing of church distribute groceries to needy in Hyderabad

The youths of the Bethel Marthoma Syrian Church, Neredmet distributed grocery kits to the residents of Vinayak Nagar.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566484451226.html
Therapists on call for mental issues

With the pandemic wreaking havoc on the mental health of people not used to staying indoors for such a long period of time, Rachakonda police have come up with a unique counselors team.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566499623329.html
KTR extends aid to differently-abled

IT and Municipal Administration Minister, KTR once again displayed his compassionate side on Sunday, when he extended financial support to a physically challenged person.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566525548276.html
Five held in Mancherial for selling spurious cotton seed

A farmer belonging to Guntur and four others were arrested for allegedly selling spurious cotton seed in Bellampalli on Sunday evening.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566566876797.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566568499681.html
First domestic flight after resumption of services lands in Hyderabad

An Air Asia flight from Bengaluru was the first to land at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) here on Monday morning

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566597725387.html
SC allows AIto fly for ten days with middle seats filled in scheduled aircraft   

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Centre and national carrier Air India to keep operating its scheduled flights with the middle

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566597744871.html
Fresh Covid-19 cases in Sikkim, Arunachal, 64 more in Assam

Sikkim reported its first coronavirus case and Arunachal Pradesh a fresh case while Assam registered 64 new cases in the past 24 hours,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566619233109.html
Kothakota weavers cry for govt support

Lack of govt support, resources, rising costs of raw material, infrastructural limitations some of reasons for the present condition of weavers.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566623032203.html
EU’s top diplomat urges ‘more robust strategy’ toward China

European Union's top diplomat has called for the bloc to have a “more robust strategy” toward China amid signs that Asia is replacing the United States as the center of global power.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566625074314.html
Producers Guild issues guidelines for shooting post lockdown

he Producers Guild of India on Monday revealed that the body has drafted a fresh set of rules for shooting films, television and OTT series,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566707285706.html
TTD move to sell properties kept in abeyance by AP government

The AP government has on Monday kept in abeyance a move by the TTD to sell 50 properties as per its resolution dated January 30, 2016.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566725183180.html
Fury over Ferry

During the four phases of lockdown, several State governments have had a tough time in handling the migrant issue.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566764147021.html
Domestic flying resumes at RGIA

Two months after suspension of air operations due to the Covid-19 lockdown, domestic flight operations resumed at RGIA on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566769479337.html
Domestic flight services resume in India after two months

After a gap of two months, domestic passenger flight operations resumed on Monday amid reluctance by various states to open up their airports in view of rising cases of the novel coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566832738807.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

Experts on a special government panel have approved a plan to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other remaining prefectures.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566836241250.html
Pakistan’s COVID-19 cases steadily go up to 56,349; death toll at 1,167

Pakistan's coronavirus cases on Monday reached 56,349 with 1,748 new patients while the death toll climbed to 1,167, the health ministry said.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566899952336.html
Mercury levels soar in Hyderabad

Weather conditions continued to remain harsh across the city with the maximum temperature staying above 42 degree Celsius for the

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566913318769.html
GHMC stops construction on Osmania University lands

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has stopped alleged unauthorised construction activities on Osmania University lands on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566918052439.html
TRS gains more muscle ahead of MLC polls

The TRS party is adding more muscle in ersthwile Nizamabad with several corporators, MPTCs and ZPTCs from the Opposition parties joining the party over the last fortnight.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566945593403.html
Three test positive for Covid-19 in Jayashankar Bhupalpally district

Three youths of Korishala village of Mogullapally mandal in the district have tested positive for the Covid-19 on Monday

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566979653554.html
India sees biggest spike in COVID-19 with 6,977 cases

India registered biggest single day spike of COVID-19 cases for the fourth consecutive day on Monday with 6,977 new infections

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567031783531.html
2.4 lakh subsidised Tirupati Laddus sold in AP on day-one

About 2.4 lakh 'Tirupati laddus' of the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here were sold on the first day of sales at subsidised price in headquarters of 12 districts in Andhra Pradesh on Monday, a temple official said.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567100056592.html
Asifabad farmer to present apples to CM KCR

It may be recalled that CM KCR invited Balaji for a meeting after being impressed by latter's brave decision to grow the fruits a few weeks back.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567117696041.html
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets nation on Eid-ul-Fitr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567159824332.html
Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar visits Hyderabad Airport

Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar on Monday visited the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) Shamshabad here to review the arrangements

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567175394874.html
Andhra Pradesh: Giant Flying Squirrel Spotted in Maredumilli forest

In rare photographic evidence ever found in two Telugu states, a seasoned birder from Andhra Pradesh has captured an Indian

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567184767328.html
Tourists should not travel to Goa; hotels still non functional: Official

Goa Health Secretary Nila Mohanan on Monday advised tourists not to travel to the coastal state, on a day when 10 out of the 13 flights,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567187448723.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

Beijing has warned US that it will take "every necessary measure" to protect its interests after a top White House advisor warned that Washington might revoke Hong Kong's special trading privileges

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567224030692.html
Task Force constable tests positive for Covid-19 in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A police constable working with the Hyderabad Central Zone Task Force tested positive for Covid-19 here on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567249808244.html
Social media reunites missing man with family in Kothagudem

A social media video helped a 60-year-old man who went missing two year ago to be reunited with his family.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567404252150.html
‘Bitten’ hard by the pandemic

Those passionate about travelling and made it their profession are now rethinking their strategies for web traffic and content post-Covid outbreak.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567586021935.html
Errabelli asks farmers to go for regulated cropping pattern

Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Errabelli Dayakar Rao has advised the farmers to go for the regulated cropping pattern

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567589847750.html
Covid-19 leaves Telangana’s private budget schools in lurch

 The unprecedented situation created by the Covid-19 pandemic has left private educational institutions, particularly private budget schools, in uncertainty and helplessness.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567660647485.html
White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil

President Donald Trump on Sunday further limited travel from the world's coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming from Brazil.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567664383416.html
Jobs galore under afforestation drive in Telangana

Forest Department has undertaken afforestation work by digging staggered  trenches, dovetailing employment guarantee scheme to provide employment to workers.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567712096460.html
CS Somesh Kumar lauds officials for sending migrants safe

CS Somesh Kumar complimented the police and other departments for facilitating transportation of over 50,000 migrant workers through 40 trains on a single day on Saturday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567712109173.html
Only Guwahati, Imphal of 12 N-E airports receive flights

Except Guwahati and Imphal airports, no passenger flight landed at any other airport in the north-eastern states on Monday as the Kolkata airport.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567725364242.html
All villages of 5 mandals in Gajwel supported regulated farming

In addition to 73 Panchayats, which have passed a resolution deciding to adopt the regulated farming model, 59 other villages have joined hands on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567808967402.html
Covid-19: 62 new cases, three deaths in Telangana on Monday

Hyderabad: Health authorities on Monday reported 62 new covid-19 positive cases and three fatalities.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567852602900.html
Offer namaz from home this Eid, Muslims told

There will be no Eid-ul-Fitr prayers in the city on Monday in view of the restrictions on mass congregations due to coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567869670243.html
COVID-19: 69 new cases in Karnataka, death toll increases to 43

A 55-year-old woman from Bengaluru Rural became the 43rd COVID-19 casualty in Karnataka as the state reported 69 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total number of infections to 2,158.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567975715337.html
Indian teacher dies of COVID-19 in Abu Dhabi

A 50-year-old Indian teacher has died of coronavirus in the UAE, according to a media report.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568064418958.html
Muslims offer prayers at home in Nizamabad

Due to the lockdown, the government had appealed to people to avoid large gatherings and mass congregations at religious places

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568099756433.html
Ghani pledges release of up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced that his government will release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners as a goodwill gesture

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568141671011.html
21 foreign evacuees kept in hotels in Hyderabad test positive

Twenty-one passengers who had returned from different countries to Hyderabad and were quarantined in different hotels tested positive for the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568155719371.html
CM KCR to chair high-level meeting on May 27

CM KCR will chair a high-level meeting at Pragathi Bhavan on May 27 to discuss on varied issues pertaining to the State including COVID-19, Vaanakalam (Kharif) crop season and Telangana State Formation Day celebrations among others.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568240340100.html
Will fight for Telangana’s rightful funds, projects: MP Nama Nageswar

TRS Floor leader in LS, Nageswar Rao said he, in coordination with the party MPs, had made all the efforts to protect the interests of Telangana.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568256513187.html
SCR ferries over 2.40 lakh migrant workers so far

SCR has run 196 Shramik Special Trains transporting over 2.40 lakh migrant workers to their native destinations till date.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568280593017.html
Counter Covid with caution

The last few days have witnessed a lot of travel happening between districts and even inter-State, as people of all walks of life

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568362022836.html
No quarantine for asymptomatic passengers coming to Delhi

The Delhi government on Monday issued guidelines for the passengers coming to the national capital on flights, trains and buses

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568370399653.html
60-year-old detained for allegedly raping minor in Andhra Pradesh

A 60-year-old man has been detained by the police for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl in Narasapuram village of Kasimkota Mandal.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568395054629.html
COVID-19 cases in Assam cross 400-mark

The number of coronavirus cases in Assam rose to 427 on Monday after 35 more people tested positive for the disease, state Health and Family Welfare Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568455683098.html
Eaton Canyon hiking trails closed after too many show up, ignore social distancing

Eaton Canyon in Altadena, a popular spot for hiking, had to shut down again Sunday after too many hikers showed up, causing neighborhood parking problems and ignoring social distancing rules.

25 May 00:21 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440219256522.html
Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Long divided between those pushing for a hardline stance and others advocating cautious engagement, President Donald Trump’s China advisers - under the shadow of the coronavirus crisis - appear to have moved closer together on a tougher approach to Beijing.

25 May 00:54 Reuters 8334514181191070617.html
Official Footage Shows US Navy Ship Use a Laser Weapon to Destroy a Flying Drone

A US Navy ship downed a flying drone with a "solid state laser" in the Pacific Ocean, the service branch announced on Friday.

25 May 00:00 ScienceAlert 8369231565037926265.html
Nine Wellington children in hospital with rheumatic fever – health alert

Report from RNZ There’s been a dramatic spike in the number of Wellington children in hospital with the dangerous disease rheumatic fever.

25 May 00:00 SCOOP 847363054550109544.html
Live on air: PM’s television interview interrupted by earthquake

Wellington.Scoop There was a public view of the earthquake during morning television this morning – live on air, when an interview with the Prime Minister was interrupted by the shake.

25 May 00:00 SCOOP 847363054714926822.html
Alligator rumored to have been Hitler’s dies in Moscow

An alligator that many people believe once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo.

25 May 00:25 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836705480933.html
National parks hope visitors comply with virus measures

As Yellowstone and other national parks end a two-month shutdown due to the coronavirus, park officials ask visitors to take simple precautions: Wash hands, keep a safe distance apart, wear protect...

25 May 00:40 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836774821874.html
Michael Terpin Patiently Waited For A Teen To Turn 18 To Sue Him

As indicated by The New York Post, popular crypto investor Michael Terpin purposely held up until the teenager who took nearly $24 million of digital currency by means of a SIM-Swapping turns 18 so as to indict him. Terpin, who lodged a suit against Pinsky earlier this month, claims that…

25 May 00:00 BTC Wires 8723770617882154901.html
Minnow party's leader against bailing out SOEs

THE president of the Christian Democratic Voice, which secured one seat in the National Assembly in last year's election, says he has a problem with loss-making state-owned enterprises which are

25 May 00:00 The Namibian 8837880576299530111.html
Road crashes claim five lives in Oshikoto

A woman and three children died after the pick-up truck they were traveling in collided with a sedan on the B1 road some 15 kilometres from Oshivelo in the Oshikoto region on Sunday.

25 May 00:00 The Namibian 8837880577215647758.html
Covid-19 diagnosed trucker escapes from quarantine

Charmaine Ngatjiheue and Sonia SmithHEALTH minister Kalumbi Shangula on Sunday morning confirmed a positive case of covid-19 at Walvis Bay.

25 May 00:00 The Namibian 8837880577311501156.html
New Mexico Republicans decry liberal PAC ad in GOP primary

Republicans in New Mexico called Sunday on a liberal Super PAC to pull ads that seek to favor one GOP U.S. House candidate over another.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441033050757.html
Severe storm lashes vast expanse of west Australian coast

Tens of thousands of homes and businesses lost power, buildings were battered and trees were uprooted as a vast stretch of the west Australian coast was whipped by a severe storm on Monday for the sec

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441051677485.html
AP FACT CHECK: Faulty Trump claims on virus drug, vote fraud

When President Donald Trump doesn't like the message, he shoots the messenger.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441052711117.html
Omaha nursing home reports 8th death from coronavirus

An eighth resident at a western Omaha nursing home has died from COVID-19, as Nebraska health officials reported three new deaths and 145 news cases of the virus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441055468488.html
Indiana reports 354 more confirmed COVID-19 cases

State health officials said Monday that 354 more Indiana residents have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and an additional eight people have died from the disease.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441115202893.html
Worker shortage concerns loom in immigrant-heavy meatpacking

When Martha Kebede’s adult sons immigrated from Ethiopia and reunited with her in South Dakota this year, they had few work opportunities.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441245191026.html
High school yearbook staff shifts from prom to pandemic

When spring break started back in early March, the Moorhead High School yearbook staff was preparing to document a hectic spring of sports, concerts, prom and graduation. But COVID-19 canceled all tho

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441249929181.html
New York marks 'especially poignant' Memorial Day amid virus

New Yorkers marked Memorial Day with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of big parades as the coronavirus reshaped the solemn holiday, blending tributes to virus victims and frontline workers wi

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441299034428.html
An Idaho Appeals court rules judge abused court’s discretion

A 25-year-old Post Falls man who was sentenced to prison three years ago for having sex with a 14-year-old girl got a reprieve this week as a state appellate court ruled the sentencing decision may ha

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441333896390.html
Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

The Trump administration’s new strategy for coronavirus testing puts much of the burden on states while promising to provide supplies such as swabs and material to transport specimens.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441346614032.html
William Small, 'hero to journalism' at CBS, NBC, dies at 93

Longtime broadcast news executive William J. Small, who led CBS News' Washington coverage during the civil rights movement, Vietnam War and Watergate and was later president of NBC News and United Pre

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441363249194.html
Officer on leave after video shows him grabbing man by neck

A police officer in Mississippi's capital city is on leave after a video shows the officer holding a man by the neck.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441363464077.html
War memorial in Pittsburgh vandalized on Memorial Day eve

Authorities in western Pennsylvania are investigating vandalism of a Pittsburgh war memorial on the eve of Memorial Day.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441368642716.html
Alabama unemployment system glitches cause claims issue

Some Alabama residents spent the holiday weekend struggling to claim their weekly unemployment benefits.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441420841353.html
1st deadlines for laid-off workers to get health insurance

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441452747817.html
Judge: SC voters don't need witness to sign absentee ballot

A federal judge says people voting by absentee ballot in South Carolina don't have to have a witness sign the voting papers.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441463613433.html
Number of coronavirus cases remains steady in Montana

No new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Montana on Monday for the fifth straight day, keeping the total number of cases at 479.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441486540390.html
Azerbaijan tramples human rights

I was born in Azerbaijan as member of the Armenian minority. Mr. Suleymanov does not write about Azerbaijan as we both know it, because he is a mouthpiece for a dictator (

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441547564241.html
Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings

The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441572826062.html
Addressing the Chinese threat in the Indo-Pacific area

There is a growing consensus that China represents both a malign economic threat to this nation's security, and a military threat to our interests in Asia and the Pacific over the next 20 years.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441642513572.html
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks

A spat is brewing between Germany's federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across the country.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441734773411.html
SC education leader wants more summer school money

South Carolina's top education official wanted $115 million for summer school programs to get some of the state's most vulnerable students back on track after missing at least 10 weeks of in-person cl

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441762357928.html
Running on empty? Charity events wary in time of COVID-19

It wasn't exactly the finish line Ali Riecke had in mind.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441792723483.html
Michigan virus cases, deaths rise by a very small margin

Michigan posted small increases in coronavirus cases and COVID-19 deaths Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441821704532.html
South Dakota reports 23 new coronavirus cases; no new deaths

The South Dakota Department of Health reported 23 new coronavirus infections on Monday but no new deaths from COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441829559632.html
In his final days, Ahmaud Arbery's life was at a crossroads

He was at a crossroads, his life stretching out before him, his troubles largely behind him. He had enrolled at South Georgia Technical College, preparing to become an electrician, just like his uncle

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441858270083.html
Utah has not spent $1.5M on rooms, overflow center for virus

Utah allocated nearly $1.5 million for quarantine lodging and a hospital overflow site for coronavirus treatment but did not use the funds, a state official said.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441858780897.html
2020 Watch: Differing views on remaking post-virus economy

Presidential politics move fast. What we’re watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign:

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441885438209.html
Egypt's doctors criticize government over virus 'negligence'

Egypt’s medical union on Monday blamed the government for increasing levels of coronavirus infections and deaths among healthcare professionals, its sharpest criticism yet of the country’s handling of

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441914289597.html
Delaware governor says beach reopening went well

Delaware Gov. John Carney said Monday he was pleased with the behavior he saw over the holiday weekend as the state's beaches reopened with distancing measures in place.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441962773303.html
Poland's president appoints new head of embattled top court

Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday appointed a judge backed by the right-wing ruling party to be the new head of the Supreme Court, marking apparent victory in years of government efforts to take

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441971062655.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441982545882.html
Charitable runs, walks learn to adapt to crowd limits

The coronavirus pandemic has forced charities or nonprofit groups to cancel or postpone an untold number of walks and runs that raise money for everything from Alzheimer's to Parkinson's.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442002399576.html
'You are not going to die from COVID-19'

Good news (please see the accompanying table)! If you are under 65, in reasonably good health and do not have a vitamin D deficiency, you have only a tiny chance of dying from COVID-19. And if you are

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442009374283.html
Stormy weather puts damper on SpaceX's 1st astronaut launch

Stormy weather is threatening to delay SpaceX’s first astronaut launch.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442039235927.html
China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers

China demand Monday that Washington withdraw export sanctions imposed on Chinese companies in the latest round of a worsening conflict over technology, security and human rights.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442055804725.html
Ilhan Omar believes Tara Reade -- and she's voting for Biden anyway

Rep. Ilhan Omar became the most prominent Democrat to say she believes Tara Reade's sex-assault accusations against presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442093001908.html
Boy who drowned at Grand Isle identified as Hammond teen

Police say a Hammond teen drowned at Grand Isle on Saturday, with two other family members hospitalized after getting caught in strong currents.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442200096141.html
1 more death, 40 new cases of COVID-19 in North Dakota

Health officials said Monday another person has died from the coronavirus in North Dakota and 40 additional people have tested positive for COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442246274523.html
Americans finding ways to stay active while keeping distance

Vicki L. Friedman always wanted to play golf with her adult sons but until this spring couldn’t find time to learn the game and practice.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442279203724.html
Iowa sees Sunday surge of COVID-19 deaths, confirmed cases

Iowa saw a surge of COVID-19 deaths and coronavirus cases over a 36-hour period, with 10 additional deaths and 436 new cases confirmed by midday Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442326509920.html
Tyson Foods worker, 44, dies after long battle with COVID-19

An employee at the Tyson Foods plant in Waterloo, Iowa, died Monday after battling the coronavirus during a six-week hospitalization that was chronicled and widely followed online.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442333615374.html
UW Medicine to furlough about 4,000 workers

UW Medicine announced furloughs of about 4,000 members of its unionized workforce in spite of the healthcare-system’s position at the forefront of COVID-19 response efforts both locally and globally.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442383001471.html
Sioux Falls teachers say goodbye to long-empty classrooms

Language Arts teacher Tracie Robinson sat cross-legged in the hallway outside her classroom at Memorial Middle School. A list of names and locker numbers lay to her left and a stack of paper bags to h

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442393917918.html
New Mexico governor blocks plans to reopen drive-in theater

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has blocked the reopening of a popular northern New Mexico drive-in movie theater despite city officials believing they had the OK.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442405632793.html
Distant Memorial Day events as Georgians fill beaches, parks

It was a Memorial Day for distant ceremonies in Georgia, even as officials worked to contain crowds at parks and beaches amid concerns about the further spread of the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442405680788.html
Military continues to boost Hawaii economy during virus

U.S. military spending continues to be a pillar of Hawaii's economy as the Department of Defense has so far proved resistant to the financial impact of the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442430433030.html
Council members could ban smoking in bars in Louisiana city

City leaders in northwest Louisiana will consider banning smoking in bars.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442462765214.html
Joe Harvey, former New Mexico state senator, dies at 80

Joe Harvey, a former Democratic state senator in New Mexico, who also served as Hobbs city manager for 23 years, died this month.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442478012462.html
In race for tourism, Greece reopens cafes, island ferries

Greece restarted regular ferry services to its islands Monday, and cafes and restaurants were also back open for business as the country accelerated efforts to salvage its tourism season.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442489148796.html
Spike in coronavirus cases in Oregon traced to gatherings

A spike in reported coronavirus cases in Redmond last week has been tied to family and social gatherings in the area.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442516943110.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies' gradual reopening

Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442613865843.html
Arizona child care centers struggle to survive during virus

Less than a third of Arizona’s preschools and child care centers remain open as the industry struggles with the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442664169507.html
California issues guidelines for church reopenings

Religious services in California will look much different under rules unveiled Monday that limit attendance to 100 people and recommend worshippers wear masks, limit singing and refrain from shaking h

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442739213942.html
US communities face tough choices on opening public pools

Public pools will look very different this summer if they open at all with the coronavirus threat still looming, as teenage lifeguards will be tasked with maintaining social distancing and spotting CO

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442767542721.html
Asia Today: Philippines trying to ease quarantine congestion

As about 24,000 Filipinos who lost their jobs abroad are being transported by land, sea or air to their provincial homes, the president warned local officials not to refuse them entry out of coronavir

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442824728922.html
New Orleans: Concern over coronavirus in Hispanic community

New Orleans officials are sounding the alarm after data from neighborhood testing showed that the city's Hispanic community is being disproportionately infected with the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442842639368.html
Muslims in India, Bangladesh celebrate Eid subdued by virus

Muslims in India and Bangladesh joined prayers to celebrate a subdued Eid-al Fitr on Monday, marking the end of the Ramadan holy month by seeking blessings for a world free from coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442858573694.html
Michiganders hold $50M in unredeemed bottle, can deposits

Fifty million dollars is a whole lot of dimes.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442896391785.html
Governors can not ignore state constitutions to impose COVID-19 restrictions

When the Wisconsin Supreme Court found an extension of Gov. Tony Evers' lockdown unconstitutional, the governor blamed a

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442908842259.html
Arkansas reports 107 new cases of coronavirus, 1 more death

Arkansas health officials reported 107 new cases of COVID-19 Monday and one additional death linked to the disease caused by coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442910828730.html
UK's Johnson struggles to shift attention from aide's trip

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures were being overshadowed Monday by an outcry over the movements of a senior aide who allegedly flouted restrict

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442935707722.html
Pritzker issues rules as Illinois prepares for reopening

Barbers and their customers will have to wear face masks. Restaurants will be able to serve diners outdoors only, with parties no larger than six people, spaced apart. And youth sports may hold practi

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442980017454.html
WHO halts hydroxychloroquine trial over safety fears

The World Health Organization said that it will temporarily drop hydroxychloroquine - the malaria drug U.S. President Trump said he is taking - from its global study into experimental COVID-19 treatme

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443030999636.html
Why Washington should rush more economic aid to the states

The economy is in more dire straits than Washington politicians behave, and they need to put aside their partisan agendas and fencing on Twitter to save it.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443048696451.html
Some visit Mississippi attractions as COVID-19 rules ease

With water parks and amusement parks reopen in Mississippi, visitors at one Gulf Coast attraction said they believed they were safe from coronavirus infection.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443069498651.html
Man killed in standoff with deputies in northwest Montana

Montana authorities say a man was killed following an exchange of gunfire with law enforcement officers in the northwest part of the state.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443083443780.html
Mom charged after she doesn't note missing child for hours

A northeast Louisiana woman is jailed on child desertion charges after police say her 2-year-old was found wandering alone.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443100005042.html
Air Canada to increase service to 97 destinations this summer

The figure is less than half the number of destinations the carrier served last summer…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610880817571475.html
Virgin Atlantic delays flight resumption to "August at the earliest" due to quarantine measures

The carrier said that “by introducing a mandatory 14 day self-isolation for every single traveller entering the UK, the Government’s approach will prevent flights from resuming”

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610880939247123.html
Air Baltic reports over 13,000 new bookings as flights resume

Relaunched routes include Riga to Amsterdam, Berlin and Munich, and Tallinn to Paris…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881167580541.html
British Airways converts B777-200 for passenger-cargo use

The carrier is the latest in a series of airlines to operate passenger-cargo (or ‘preighter’) services in the absence of passenger demand…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881302904989.html
Bengaluru Airport resumes operations with ‘contactless’ experience

A contactless ‘parking-to-boarding’ experience has been introduced at Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881473177741.html
Turkey's Erdogan extends condolences on PIA plane crash

The Turkish president also extends best wishes of the government and people of Turkey for the Pakistanis on the blissful occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356587712588.html
Govt hints at reimposing lockdown after Eid as COVID-19 cases surge past 56,000

Pakistanis are under the wrong impression that the prevalence of the disease is reducing, says Dr Zafar Mirza

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356623494193.html
Calls for MSR's 'immediate release' grow louder as Spanish journalist condemns detention

Ana Ballesteros says it seems that free flow of information and free dissent is a crime in Pakistan

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356646545865.html
Deceased pilot Sajjad Gul's father says he has 'not an ounce of faith' in PIA's crash inquiry

PIA's top hierarchy itself is leaking bits of the inquiry report and blaming people left and right for negligence

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356650873123.html
'No Eid in our home': Families of PIA plane crash victims continue to mourn

There were two survivors from onboard the aircraft, while no fatalities were reported on the ground

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356801314674.html
PML-N's Nehal Hashmi, KP chief secretary Kazim Niaz test positive for coronavirus

Hashmi is under isolation at Karachi residence; Niaz is also at home and will work from there till his recovery

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356949924253.html
Fact-check: No, PM Imran is not celebrating Eid with his family in Nathiagali

With all other tourist spots closed in Pakistan, Nathiagali is also under lockdown and has been shut for tourists because of COVID-19

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356959512844.html
Airbus team to arrive in Karachi today to investigate plane crash

The European aerospace company will run an independent investigation into the plausible reasons for the crash

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559357112594665.html
Violation of multiple SoPs led to fatal PIA plane crash

Pilot was way beyond safe landing speed and altitude as close as 4 nautical miles

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559357442034699.html
In a first, daily number of recovered patients higher than new cases: CM Sindh

In the last 24 hours, 443 tested positive while 614 patients recovered and went home, says Murad Ali Shah

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559357547034593.html
Balochistan reports 101 new coronavirus cases

On May 21, the Balochistan government had decided to extend the ongoing smart lockdown till June 2

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559357831130088.html
Karachi: Four succumb to wounds caused by gas leakage explosion

The unfortunate incident took place on May 15 due to gas leakage in a faulty air conditioner

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559358050034899.html
The Scottish Tories’ defence of Boris Johnson has left them looking craven

The Dominic Cummings scandal has exposed the party’s continuing lack of independence from Westminster.  

25 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924181954585256.html
Dominic Cummings admits to breaking lockdown rules. What happens now?

The crucial question is whether the events of this weekend have permanently sapped public goodwill towards the government.

25 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924182577558112.html
This could be the moment the public finally sees through Boris Johnson

The depth of fury against the Prime Minister and Dominic Cummings transcends normal political divisions. 

25 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924182591260763.html
Allow higher workforce for factories in green, amber zones to meet rising demand: Parle Products

Restrictions on number of workers in factories located in green and amber zones, specially for food products companies, need to be relaxed as meeting demand will become difficult and can lead to scarcity, according to a senior official of biscuits major Parle Products.

25 May 00:59 Free Press Journal 9080771787825614614.html
Return by trains only, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar tells migrants

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Sunday appealed to the migrants to return only by trains. He made an appeal through a video-conference and regretted people were still coming by roads though over 300 trains have been engaged since May 4. Over 200 more trains would carry the migrants in the two days.

25 May 00:50 Free Press Journal 9080771788289510857.html
Coronavirus in Kerala: Higher influx of people exposes gaps in the state's quarantine system

There are signs of Kerala’s coronavirus quarantine system getting thrown out of gear as the authorities find themselves unable to cope with the increased flow of people from outside the state.

25 May 00:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788367654649.html
COVID-19 is deadliest where Democrats live, adding to nation’s strife

The pandemic has divided the country in ways that have never played out so vividly before in a public health crisis. For scholars who study party identity and division in...

25 May 00:01 The Seattle Times 9121942837121855519.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid...

25 May 00:18 The Seattle Times 9121942837614164269.html
Zongo Ministry pursuing an aggressive agenda for development - Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo says the Zongo Development Ministry is pursuing an agenda for development in the Inner Cities and Zongo communities.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493714643506.html
'They couldn’t collate their results in 2016' - Awuku tells NDC not to blame EC

The New Patriotic Party's National Organiser, Sammy Awuku has refuted claims by the NDC that the Electoral Commission (EC) and the National Identification Authority (NIA) are in league to rig the elections in favour of the ruling government.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493746555546.html
CDD joins opposition to Public Universities Bill

The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), a governance think tank, has written to Parliament to express why the legislature should not pass the Public Universities Bill into law, a move they say will give the executive too much power in the management of public universities in the country.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493850734145.html
NDC drags AG, EC to Supreme Court over new voters register

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has dragged the Electoral Commission (EC) to the Supreme Court over the compilation of a new voters register.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493851240405.html
Full Text: Akufo-Addo’s speech at 2020 virtual Eid-ul-Fitr celebration

Vice President, Greater Accra Regional Minister, Minister for Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, Minister for Inner City and Zongo Development, Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, National Chief Imam, Zongo Chiefs, Ulama, Jama!

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493859805312.html
Stephen Ntim supports Greater Accra Regional youth wing of the NPP

Former National Vice Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP) Stephen Ntim has donated innumerable items to support all Muslim Executives in all the constituencies in the Greater Accra region as they climax this year’s Ramadan festivities.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493863673159.html
Heavy rainfall hits Penyi 3 days after arrest of spiritualists who 'hijacked' rain

Correspondence from the Volta Region

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493873722159.html
I’m happy I got rid of Information Ministry – Mustapha Hamid

Former Minister for Information, Dr. Mustapha Abdul Hamid has said his reassignment from that Ministry to the Inner Cities and Zongo Development Ministry was a great relief to him.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493923445720.html
Ghana treating frontline health workers better than US – Report

Health workers at the Frontline of the coronavirus fight in Ghana are being treated better than their counterpart in the US, The Washington Post, has revealed, with calls on the US government to emulate the intervention of the Ghanaian Government for health workers.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494048244705.html
Landlord allegedly shoots and kills ‘musician’ tenant at Ofankor

A landlord has allegedly murdered his tenant for refusing to vacate a room he has rented to him.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494089600691.html
Eastern, Western Naval Commands benefit from Zoomlion disinfection exercise

The Western Naval Command (Sekondi) of the Ghana Navy on Monday (May 25, 2020) benefited from Zoomlion Ghana Limited’s voluntary disinfection exercise.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494105352605.html
Abronye DC speaks after CID invitation, makes three counter accusations against Mahama

The Bono Regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Baffoe, popularly known as Abronye DC has asked the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to invite former President John Mahama for further questioning after levelling three counter accusations against the latter.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494143497331.html
Anas, Akufo-Addo named among top 50 Africa disruptors for 2020

Ace Ghanaian investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has been named among top 50 Africans who are ‘shaking up the status quo’ on the continent.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494187028748.html
Today in 2006: We should concentrate on economy - Kufuor

Fourteen years ago, former president, John Agyekum Kufuor, stated that the country’s priority should be centered on development of the economy, after fifty years of nation building.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494226928449.html
Voters register: NDC writes to EC for training manual

The opposition NDC has requested from the Electoral Commission a training manual for voters registration officials ahead of the planned exercise.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494338561723.html
Obuasi East DCE presents 11,500 oil palm seedlings to farmers

Farmers in the Obuasi East District have praised the District Chief Executive Honorable Faustina Amissah for the successful implementation of the NPP Government's Flagship Program Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD).

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494466634367.html
NDC will win December election if it's free and fair - Asiedu Nketia

General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia has said his party will win the upcoming elections if the elections are conducted in a free and fair manner.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494525352959.html
Government committed to end double track – Education Minister

Government is determined to phase out the double track system next academic year if all contractors handling emergency infrastructural projects in various senior high schools (SHSs) in the country work according to plan.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494530981493.html
Sam George takes a swipe at Mensa Otabil

Head pastor of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), Dr. Mensa Otabil has been asked to stop watching the national geography channel and rather concentrate on national issues.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494590854261.html
Go to court and challenge new register and not threats - Buaben Asamoa

Communications Director for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has stated that if the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has disagreements with the Electoral Commission’s decision to compile a new voter’s register, they can proceed to court.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494616295808.html
Ghanaian Times: Citizens’ participation in decision making and fight against coronavirus

The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah yesterday extended an invitation to the citizenry to participate in a national conversation on how to get life back to normal while combating the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494687942391.html
245 deported Ghanaians quarantined at Ghanaman soccer center

The 245 Ghanaians deported from Kuwait over the weekend are being quarantined at the Ghanaman soccer centre of excellence at Prampram, Starr News has gathered.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494690536788.html
Ghanaians urged to strictly adhere to protocols in fight against Coronavirus

Brands Manager of Vitamilk Ghana, S. Boateng has encouraged the general public to comply with the various measures announced by the government in the quest to defeat Coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494732043439.html
Chief Imam calls for free and fair December elections

Sheikh Osman Sharubutu, the National Chief Imam on Sunday called on all stakeholders, especially the Electoral Commission to ensure a violence-free, fair and transparent elections ahead of the December polls.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494757404124.html
Go to court and challenge new register and stop the threats - Buaben Asamoa

Communications Director for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has stated that if the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has disagreements with the Electoral Commission’s decision to compile a new voter’s register, they can proceed to court.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494791374841.html
Election 2020: Don’t do what you want, consult parties – Agyinasare to EC

The founder of Perez Chapel International, Bishop Charles Agyinasare, has counseled the Electoral Commission to involve all stakeholders in its plans for a successful 2020 elections.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494793737414.html
Coronavirus: PTA Council cautions gov’t against reopening schools

The National Council for Parent-Teacher Associations (NCPTAs) has appealed to government to further delay the reopening of schools in the country in the wake of COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494827348007.html
Coronavirus: Chief Imam Spokesperson calls for ‘One Muslim, One Booter’

Spokesperson for the National Chief Imam Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu has urged Muslims to refrain from using same plastic kettles, popularly known as ‘booter’, to help curtail spread of the novel Coronavirus disease.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494894066525.html
Medical doctor by dream, fisherman by desperation: The Thomas Larnyo story

When all hope is lost and life begins to weigh you down, you have no choice; you either give up on life or give in to desperation. Such is life.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494923093080.html
EC to update IPAC on impending voter registration

The Electoral Commission, Ghana (EC) has sent invitation letters to members of the Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) for a meeting on Wednesday, May 27.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494928653605.html
Get to bottom of JB Danquah’s death before Atta Mills – A Plus to Deputy Minister

Musician and politician, Kwame Asare Obeng alias A Plus has wandered how the governing New Patriotic Party(/NPP) is going to get to unravel the cause of death of former President John Evans Atta Mills when the party is yet to get to the bottom of the death of JB Danquah Adu, a former NPP MP.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495025226151.html
Ghana Navy officers test positive for coronavirus

Some personnel of the Ghana Navy in the Western Region have tested positive for the novel coronavirus COVID-19).

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495041809488.html
Today in History: Formation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU)

Today in history, exactly 57 years ago, on 25 May, 1963, the first African organisation after independence, the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was formed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in which President Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana and Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia played prominent roles.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495145484801.html
Sekou Nkrumah explains why he's 'fighting' with his siblings

Dr Sekou Nkrumah, son of Ghana’s first President, Kwame Nkrumah, has revealed the reasons for which he is at loggerheads with his siblings – Samia Yaba Christina Nkrumah and Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah – blaming them for causing the bad blood between them.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495147135993.html
Coronavirus: Black Stars Square totally empty on Eid-ul-Fitr celebration

The Independence Square in Accra, where the National Chief Imam, His Eminence Dr Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, has over the years led Muslims to offer Eid prayers was empty today, even though the 2020 Eid-ul-Fitr celebration was observed.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495183956903.html
Being on the street exposes you to social vices – Street Boy shares harrowing story

Young Collins Amankwah, who happens to be a street boy in the busy city of Accra as a result of broken home and its bizarre consequences, narrated his rather sad and risky experiences on the streets.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495269675943.html
Flashback: Govt insensitive to the people's health - Prof Badu Akosa

Ghana's failure to implement a ban on public smoking has placed non-smokers under serious health risk, this, the former Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa describes as insensitive on the part of the government.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495286065051.html
Govt to site Military Base at Agogo to check illegal activities of Fulani herdsmen

As part of measures in curbing the increasing insecurity in the area such as illegal activities of nomadic Fulani herdsmen and other heinous crimes, the government plans to build a military base in Asante Akim North District capital, Agogo in the Ashanti Region.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495308155825.html
Prison officers, others defy ban on social gathering

Two prison officers were spotted consuming alcohol Sunday night at Koforidua the Eastern Regional capital with dozens of others in blatant disregard to the ban on public gathering and closure of drinking spots.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495323343317.html
Assemblyman's overspeeding vehicle runs over young apprentice, kills her on the spot

Correspondence from the Volta Region

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495351890004.html
We are prepared to fight election 2020 on Akufo-Addo's phenomenal record - Veep Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has indicated that the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) is ready to contest the 2020 elections on the phenomenal record and leadership of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495363235105.html
Election 2020: NDC’s major problem is Mahama not a new voters’ register – Wontumi

“The main problem of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) as the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana plans to prepare a new voters’ register for the December 7 polls is the party’s flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, Ashanti Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Bernard Antwi Boasiako alias Chairman Wontumi claims.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495381770180.html
Sekou Nkrumah explains why he's 'fighting' his siblings

Dr Sekou Nkrumah, one of the sons of Kwame Nkrumah, has explained why there is bad blood between him and his siblings – Samia Yaba Christina Nkrumah and Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495419934981.html
Savana Signatures introduces coronavirus information in local languages

Savana Signatures, a local NGO operating in the Northern Region, has begun delivering real time information on COVID-19 in various local languages.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495431450917.html
Nigerian woman in court for impersonating ministers

A Nigerian woman has been put before an Accra Circuit Court for impersonating some Ministers of State to defraud prospective job seekers on social media.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495468604056.html
Kasoa MCE denies threatening to kill NDC candidate

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Awutu Senya East, Michael Mensah has rubbished allegations that he has mobilised people to threaten the National Democratic’s Parliamentary Candidate for the Awutu Senya East Constituency, Phyllis Naa Koryoo so she would step down from the race.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495505577395.html
Daffiama community seeks support to complete school project

Residents of Daffiama in the Daffiama/Bussie/Issah District have appealed to stakeholders and the general public to support them to complete a kitchen they are constructing for the Saapare Basic School in the community.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495519442128.html
Ho Hospital resumes work, as Volta coronavirus cases reach 47

The Ho Municipal Hospital has opened fully to the public after it was closed down temporarily.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495522066513.html
John Mahama will still win if a new register is compiled - NDC's Adams Yussif

NDC aspiring Member of Parliament in the Asante- Akyem North constituency, Alhaji Sulley Adams Yussif has said the NDC is resisting the Electoral Commission’s attempt to compile a new voter’s register because it will disenfranchise majority of Ghanaians.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495551782429.html
Deportees from Kuwait tested negative for the coronavirus – Aviation Minister

Joseph Kofi Adda, the Aviation Minister, has disclosed that the deportees from Kuwait on Saturday tested negative for the novel Coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495745097416.html
NDC parliamentary candidate petitions CID over death threats

Parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for Awutu Senya East Constituency, Naa Koryoo Okunor, has implored the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to probe into death threats she has received over the week from assailants.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495756989665.html
We’ll meet with Ken Agyapong to settle feud – Obinim’s handlers

Lawyers for self-styled televangelist and founder of the International God’s Way Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim are likely to make overtures with Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong in the coming days, Administrator of the Church, Rev. Kwadwo Adu Boahen has told Kasapa 102.5 FM.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495777503120.html
How Maharashtra Lost the Battle

  Lack of coordination between the ruling coalition partners, failure of the  Chief Minister and top cabinet ministers to take full responsibility, and an overall absence of leadership has ensured that Maharashtra stares at a bigger disaster with the onset of monsoon

25 May 00:00 www.organiser.org 9159923258578201355.html
Kashmiri Pandits hail the new Domicile Rules for J&K

Kashmiri Pandit organisations have welcomed the amended domicile laws and called upon the Government of India to rehabilitate Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley as soon as possible. 

25 May 00:00 www.organiser.org 9159923260045632751.html
Sanatan Deka was lynched by Faizul Haque and friends for selling vegetables in a Muslim majority area during Ramzan; Are no-go areas for Hindus a new norm in India?

The names of the murderers are Faizul Haque alias Dali, Khabir Ali, Shabir Ali, Yusuf Ali and Firjahan Ali. Sanatan Deka was a worker in a company but due to lockdown was trying to sell vegetables to feed his family. - Nipon Saikia 

25 May 00:00 www.organiser.org 9159923260111003136.html
There Were Zero Covid-19 Deaths In Ireland Today

There was very good news news this evening as Dr Tony Holohan confirmed there were no deaths from coronavirus in this country over the past 24 hours.There were 59 new...

25 May 00:00 BALLS.ie 974130361690928427.html
Australia unnecessarily exposed itself to Beijing's fury, but relying on the US now is risky

Australia has mishandled the inquiry into Covid-19, but it is in uncomfortable and unfamiliar territory

25 May 01:49 the Guardian 1491978795127260167.html
Another knife attack victim in Lesvos migrant camp

The island of Lesvos has reported another knife attack on the weekend, this time a 21-year-old Afghan male.

25 May 01:10 Greek City Times 1506177377968869106.html
New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview.

25 May 01:22 NewsChannel 10 1537185524233951380.html
UK PM Johnson backs key aide over lockdown breach claims

Johnson rejects calls to sack Dominic Cummings after he came under fire for traveling across the country with his wife while she was suffering from symptoms of the disease

25 May 01:52 Rappler 1882105641963265661.html
Bolsonaro rallies with supporters amid coronavirus surge, takes off mask

At one point, Brazil's president even hoists a young boy onto his shoulders

25 May 01:38 Rappler 1882105642929027227.html
New Zealand PM unruffled as earthquake hits mid-interview

'Quite a decent shake here, if you see things moving behind me,' Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says, smiling

25 May 01:23 Rappler 1882105643489511850.html
COVID-19: US coronavirus death toll rises by 638 in 24 hours

Relatively small increase means US toll now stands at 97,686

25 May 01:20 Gulf News 2086521544802701035.html
Three men in court charged over Gold Coast murder

Three men charged with murdering a Brisbane teen who plunged to his death from a Surfers Paradise balcony will remain behind bars after having their cases briefly mentioned in court. Cian English, 19…

25 May 01:52 myGC.com.au 214966661811251654.html
Bizarre scenes after car ploughs into boat, Gold Coast

Emergency services have rushed to the scene in Palm Beach this morning, where a car has crashed into a boat on the street. It happened along Townson Avenue just before 11.00am. Photos of the crash…

25 May 01:28 myGC.com.au 214966662439603437.html
Premier rocked by Gold Coast balcony death as accused trio held behind bars

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk described the weekend's incident as "absolutely awful" on Monday morning.

25 May 01:44 Brisbane Times 2314609339234422260.html
How Eid-el-Fitr was celebrated in Saudi Arabia - The Nation Nigeria

Families across Saudi Arabia had the Eid Al-Fitr celebrations in seclusion — with none of the fast-paced hustle and bustle of what is usually

25 May 01:24 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900848017412.html
Bengal BJP chief again stopped from visiting Amphan-hit Midnapore

Sources in the BJP said Ghosh was on his way to Nandakumar, Haldia and Contai, which were among the worst-affected areas in the district, to distribute relief materials. However, his convoy was stopped midway in Tamluk.

25 May 01:54 The Indian Express 2885715103833044787.html
Whistleblower behind Gujarat HC order: ‘No PPE kit, mask, gloves… can be in big trouble’

On Sunday, Health Minister Nitin Patel said the state government has “reviewed the High Court order and its observations” and “held a meeting to discuss and give a reply... next week.”

25 May 01:24 The Indian Express 2885715104106772055.html
No shoot, no money, TV industry survives on the hope of bouncing back

The major issue in the TV industry in terms of payment is that many members of the cast and crew earn salary per day basis. Also, as per the contract, the amount is handed over only after 60-90 days.

25 May 01:33 The Indian Express 2885715105289629113.html
Last 10 days, positivity curve begins to steepen

The latest trends come as India ramps up testing from under 30,000 daily in mid-April to over 1 lakh tests now. More than 6000 new cases have been reported for the last four days in a row.

25 May 01:40 The Indian Express 2885715105741301017.html
US coronavirus response fatally 'chaotic,' says Noam Chomsky

NEW YORK, May 25 — The United States is on a chaotic path with no federal plan against the coronavirus pandemic as it reduces public health funding and ignores the advances of climate change, according to activist scholar Noam Chomsky, considered the founder of modern linguistics. What follows...

25 May 01:44 Malaymail 302165934937867475.html
China reports 11 new mainland Covid-19 cases vs 3 a day earlier

BEIJING, May 25 — China reported 11 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland as of end-May 24, up from three a day earlier, the National Health Commission reported. The commission said in a statement all of the new infections were imported cases involving travellers from overseas. Ten of...

25 May 01:14 Malaymail 302165935128103983.html
Australia begins wide-ranging enquiry into deadly bushfires

SYDNEY, May 25 — Australia today began the first hearings of a powerful inquiry into the causes of catastrophic bushfires that swept across the country, killing 33 people, destroying some 2,500 homes and razing an area the size of South Korea. Fuelled by three years of drought, which experts have...

25 May 01:35 Malaymail 302165935674616645.html
Chile's hospitals under strain as coronavirus cases near 70,000, president says

SANTIAGO, May 25 — Chile's healthcare system is under strain and “very close to the limit,” President Sebastian Pinera said yesterday, as the number of confirmed novel coronavirus infections approaches 70,000 after a rapid increase in recent days. The Ministry of Health reported 3,709 new...

25 May 01:24 Malaymail 302165935699341444.html
Afghan president to free up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners after ceasefire offer

KABUL, May 25 — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani began a process yesterday to release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners as a goodwill gesture after the insurgents proposed a surprise ceasefire during the Eid holiday. The ceasefire appeared to hold as there were no reports of fighting between the...

25 May 01:30 Malaymail 302165935979969311.html
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people

TAIPEI, May 25 — Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with “necessary assistance,” President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the Chinese ruled territory against newly proposed national security legislation from Beijing. Taiwan has become a refuge for a small but...

25 May 01:05 Malaymail 302165936347041984.html
Ilhan Omar Believes Joe Biden Accuser Tara Reade: 'Justice Should Never Be Denied'

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has revealed that she believes Tara Reade's sexual assault claims against presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

25 May 01:40 Breitbart 3148363491193037481.html
Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Men and women who have served in the U.S. military have been busy brightening the lives Americans, according to the American Legion website.

25 May 01:26 Breitbart 3148363491601281541.html
Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. >> The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities today about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules and risking a resurgence of the scourge that has killed nearly 100,000 Americans.

25 May 01:25 Star-Advertiser 3439335388141514944.html
White House goal on testing nursing homes unmet | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

RICHMOND, Va. >> Nearly two weeks ago the White House urged governors to ensure that every nursing home resident and staff member be tested for the coronavirus within 14 days.

25 May 01:35 Star-Advertiser 3439335388802188692.html
Welcome to Puerto Rico, now line up for your coronavirus screening | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico >> Known for its world-class beaches, laid-back vibe and status as a natural-disaster magnet, Puerto Rico is hoping to make another name for itself: innovator in pandemic travel.

25 May 01:15 Star-Advertiser 3439335388951627211.html
‘What planet are they on?’ – Press attacks Johnson and Cummings

Criticism has come from some unlikely sections of the national media over the crisis at No 10.

25 May 01:36 Shropshire Star 3480199992786033428.html
National Republicans sue California to block mail-ballot November election

“We’re on firm legal ground,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said, arguing that “public health is a nonpartisan issue.”

25 May 01:57 POLITICO 3493784591222898930.html
Trump retweets personal attacks on Clinton, Pelosi, Abrams

President Trump spent part of his Memorial Day weekend using his Twitter account to promote personal attacks on Democrats, retweeting posts that took aim at former Georgia gubernatorial candidate

25 May 01:08 TheHill 355432919802375591.html
Man charged with murder of motorcyclist in Maddingley appears at court

Damien Russell Janson, 31, appeared in the dock of the Ballarat Magistrates' Court on Monday for a filing hearing.

25 May 01:30 The Courier 3604583736553752531.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

A hairstylist at a Missouri Great Clips salon may have exposed up to 56 clients to COVID-19 after working while symptomatic, health officials said on Saturday .

25 May 01:07 Pulse Live 3606876834736369549.html
WHO Temporarily Suspends Trial of Hydroxychloroquine Over Safety Concerns

The World Health Organization is temporarily pausing tests of the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine as a coronavirus treatment in order to review safety concerns, the agency's director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu said Monday. From a report: The decision comes after a retrospective review p...

25 May 01:28 science.slashdot.org 3975130316144778947.html
New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview.

25 May 01:22 WVLT 4089046910305093012.html
Jaipur: Man gangrapes, murders mentally challenged 10-year-old sister with his 3 friends

The main accused and his three friends took the 10-year-old to a secluded place, raped her and strangulated her to death on May 17. Her body was found on May 21.

25 May 01:38 India Today 4286117812539461471.html
Medical aid costs shrink but Covid-19 costs are still unknown

Fewer elective surgeries and doctors’ visits save millions, but hospitalisation of Covid patients will negate these savings.

25 May 01:00 CityPress 437075749155171020.html
UK eyes cuts to Huawei's 5G network involvement in wake of COVID-19 - report

Could have no involvement by 2023.

25 May 01:31 iTnews 4425008560551833890.html
USD/JPY: Off intraday top, still above 107.00, as trade sentiment dwindles

USD/JPY retreats from the intraday high near 107.80 to 107.65 amid the early trading session on Monday. Although news of Japan’s likely removes of sta

25 May 01:41 FXStreet 4480975639362295628.html
Europe lifts virus shutters as Japan ends emergency

Europeans flocked to parks, gyms and pools on Monday as more countries eased coronavirus restrictions, while Japan lifted its state of emergency but urged vigilance to avoid another wave of infections.

25 May 01:10 Digital Journal 4566489173077910846.html
Republicans sue to stop Newsom from sending mail-in ballots to all California voters

Republican groups are challenging Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to send a mail-in ballot to every registered voter in California.

25 May 01:15 Washington Examiner 4625792333077939365.html
Rody's Eidl Fitr call on Muslims: Be living examples of faith

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday declared May 25, 2020 a holiday as he called on Muslim Filipinos to be “living examples” of Islamic faith as the world celebrates Eid’l Fitr while grappling with the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

25 May 01:20 manilastandard.net 4715274784823478810.html
Congress give boost to COVID-19 fight, to distribute Vitamin C pills in Karnataka's Tumakuru

Since it is difficult to get fresh fruits like orange regularly, especially during the lockdown, these supplements will be useful.

25 May 01:56 The New Indian Express 4718288654324798325.html
First flight to leave Bengaluru in two months to Ranchi

The first flight to leave Bengaluru is set to be an Air Asia flight to Ranchi at 5.15 am while the first incoming flight would be an Indigo flight from Chennai at 7.35 am.

25 May 01:39 The New Indian Express 4718288654848895318.html
COVID-19 Impact: Transfer outstanding crop loans to govt account, says Maharashtra to banks

A government resolution (GR) dated 22 May instructed banks to show the current outstanding loan of farmers as the dues of the state government.

25 May 01:12 Firstpost 4760741712306814395.html
Hong Kong Police fires tear gas as protesters resist China's grip, launch first major demonstration after COVID-19 outbreak

Thousands of protesters swarmed some of Hong Kong’s busiest neighbourhoods on Sunday, singing, chanting and erecting roadblocks of torn-up bricks and debris as police repeatedly fired tear gas, pepper spray and a water cannon during the city’s largest street mobilisation in month

25 May 01:16 Firstpost 4760741712433135123.html
As lockdown clears the air, Cairo looks to keep pollution low

By Menna A. FaroukCAIRO, May 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – It is a Thursday evening in downtown Cairo, usually a crowded and noisy time as the weekend gets underway.

25 May 01:06 National Post 4816958590749741067.html
China reports 11 new mainland COVID-19 cases vs 3 a day earlier

BEIJING — China reported 11 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland as of end-May 24, up from three a day earlier, the National Health Commission reported.

25 May 01:07 National Post 4816958591856045957.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - The stylists worked at a Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, between May 12 and May 20 while symptomatic.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 01:02 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757190026355.html
US records 638 new deaths from coronavirus - US & Canada

The US death toll now stands at 97,686, and a total of 1,641,585 cases have been recorded.

25 May 01:59 Israel National News 5374683670737992207.html
“I feel pained to raise this over and over again”: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan tells party colleague GVL Narasimha Rao to end debate on Tablighi Jamaat

Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that he felt pained to discuss the issue of Tablighi Jamaat and their alleged role in the spread of the COVID-19 in India 'over and over again.'

25 May 01:09 Janta Ka Reporter 5554720207046450154.html
LIVE- “Eid Mubarak”: PM Modi greets Muslims on Eid-ul-Fitr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted Muslims celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr that marked the end of 30 days of fasting in the Holy month of Ramadan.

25 May 01:44 Janta Ka Reporter 5554720207388081648.html
Burundi expected to announce results of presidential election Monday

Burundi's electoral commission is to announce provisional results from last week's presidential election Monday, with the outgoing head of state's handpicked successor Evariste Ndayishimiye poised to…

25 May 01:59 France 24 5635134571074182085.html
France has lowest daily increase in new Covid-19 cases, deaths since lockdown

French authorities reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths on Sunday since before a lockdown began on March 17, raising hopes that the worst of the epidemic is over in Fr…

25 May 01:45 France 24 5635134572044827948.html
COVID-19: Italy's daily death toll drops but Lombardy not included

ROME: Italy recorded 50 new deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic on Sunday (May 24) against 119 the day before, the Civil Protection Agency said. ...

25 May 01:47 CNA 5644198862514141146.html
Madrid residents eager ahead of this week's reopening

MADRID: Residents of Madrid and Barcelona are eagerly anticipating the opening of parks, museums, churches and outdoor seating at bars this week, ...

25 May 01:31 CNA 5644198863835936829.html
No new COVID-19 cluster reported in Singapore for the first time in more than 6 weeks

SINGAPORE: For the first time in more than six weeks, no new COVID-19 cluster was identified in Singapore on Sunday (May 24). According to data ...

25 May 01:01 CNA 5644198863865398395.html
English primary schools to partially reopen from Jun 1: PM Johnson

LONDON: Primary schools in England are to reopen to some pupils from Jun 1, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Sunday (May 24). ...

25 May 01:04 CNA 5644198863976833462.html
COVID-19: Unites States Imposes Travel Restrictions On Brazil, Restricts Entry Of Foreigners From South American Nation

'Today, the President has taken decisive action to protect our country by suspending the entry of aliens who have been in Brazil during the 14-day period before seeking admittance to the United States,' the White House said in a statement

25 May 01:45 Abplive 5873643725054018789.html
US poll says only 1 in 4 Republican voters disbelieve Bill Gates coronavirus conspiracy | ZDNet

Half of all Fox News viewers believe Gates wants to implant a microchip as part of a vaccination program.

25 May 01:41 ZDNet 591556592851859415.html
Clementine Ford Has Apologised For Joking That The Coronavirus Isn’t Killing Men Fast Enough

The writer faced calls for her grant to be reconsidered.

25 May 01:42 Pedestrian TV 5961900144580276168.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

The stylists worked at a Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, between May 12 and May 20 while symptomatic.

25 May 01:02 Business Insider 6060062400958784627.html
UP government to set up migration panel to ensure job security

The UP government has decided to set up a migration commission in a bid to provide employment and social security to migrant workers. The commission,

25 May 01:09 The Times of India 6060938662938085859.html
Virtual courts cannot replace open court hearing: Justice Chandrachud

India News: NEW DELHI: Supreme Court Judge and e-committee chairman Justice D Y Chandrachud on Sunday said virtual courts cannot replace open court hearings as it.

25 May 01:29 The Times of India 6060938662989741942.html
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people

Rest of World News: Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with "necessary assistance", President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the Chinese ru

25 May 01:19 The Times of India 6060938664610855393.html
Troops’ standoff persists in Ladakh

NEW DELHI: Indian and Chinese troops appeared heading for a long haul as their tense standoff in the disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley along the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh showed no signs of abating even as efforts to de-escalate the tension through talks continued. In the midst of the […]

25 May 01:42 Northlines 6096227021082644131.html
GoI extends validity of vehicle documents till July 31

NEW DELHI: The Government on Sunday said it has extended the validity of various motor vehicles related documents till July 31. No additional or late fee will be charged for delays in validation of documents pending from February 1, it said. “In order to facilitate citizens during COVID–19, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) […]

25 May 01:08 Northlines 6096227021834316140.html
Army denies reports of detention of Indian soldiers by China

NEW DELHI: Denying the reports of detention of Indian troop by Chinese Army, Indian Army on Sunday issued a formal denial on the issue. On Saturday, the Army had termed the media reports about detention of an Indian troop as “inaccurate”. Amid tensions simmering in Ladakh at four places at the Line of Actual Control […]

25 May 01:40 Northlines 6096227022225742972.html
‘What planet are they on?’ – Press attacks Johnson and Cummings

Criticism has come from some unlikely sections of the national media over the crisis at No 10.

25 May 01:37 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774867614484.html
Even as virus eases, the worst may be yet to come for Abe

Japan’s coronavirus emergency was coming to an end, but Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s political troubles may be just beginning.

25 May 01:06 The Japan Times 6673764367521053707.html
Boris Johnson gambles to save aide who flouted U.K. lockdown rules

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson put his own authority on the line as he fought to save his most senior aide, Dominic Cummings, in the face of growing dem

25 May 01:32 The Japan Times 6673764368289981275.html
China reports 11 new mainland COVID-19 cases vs 3 a day earlier

All of the new infections were imported cases involving travellers from overseas.

25 May 01:51 The Hindu 6679535024854749567.html
China reports 51 new coronavirus cases, mostly in Wuhan

All of the new infections were imported cases involving travellers from overseas.

25 May 01:51 The Hindu 6679535024886885109.html
White House limits travel to U.S. from Brazil due to coronavirus

Brazil has surpassed Russia to become the world No. 2 hot spot for coronavirus cases, second only to the United States

25 May 01:12 The Hindu 6679535025582525225.html
Air New Zealand reopen Koru lounges: What airport lounges will be like after coronavirus pandemic lockdown

New hospitality rules designed to prevent the spread of Covid-19 will make lounges a different experience for travellers.

25 May 01:01 Traveller 679876629181349018.html
Trio charged with murder over Gold Coast balcony death remain in custody

Three men accused of murder over a teenager's fatal fall from the fourth floor of a Gold Coast building during an alleged robbery have been remanded in custody.

25 May 01:44 WAtoday 6806590899680611828.html
Four-year-old child found dead in Brisbane

Emergency services were called to a home on Bent Street in Cannon Hill about 9.30am.

25 May 01:48 WAtoday 6806590900550666467.html
White House goal on testing nursing homes for Covid-19 within 14 days unmet

Only a handful of states, including West Virginia and Rhode Island, have said they’ve already tested every nursing home resident.

25 May 01:47 Hindustan Times 696565557072679864.html
‘Things moving behind me’: New Zealand PM continues TV interview as quake strikes

Monday’s magnitude 5.6 quake struck in the ocean about 100 kilometers (62 miles) northeast of Wellington, according to the US Geological Survey.

25 May 01:30 Hindustan Times 696565558884405969.html
China reports 11 new mainland COVID-19 cases vs three a day earlier

China reported 11 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland as of end-May 24, up from three a day earlier, the National Health Commission reported. The commission said in a statement all of the new infections were imported cases involving travellers from overseas. Ten of the new cases were in

25 May 01:09 Yahoo 7097669637084145033.html
The launch of SpaceX's rocket Falcon Heavy on June 25, 2019

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. -- commonly known as SpaceX -- is slated to send two astronauts into space on Wednesday. Fortunately the fourth launch -- that was the last money that we had -- the fourth launch worked, or that would have been it for SpaceX. Born in South Africa, Musk immigrated

25 May 01:55 Yahoo 7097669637336025334.html
TSA changes security procedures in response to COVID-19

Keep your boarding pass and separate food, the TSA says.

25 May 01:04 Yahoo 7097669637794120795.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

The stylists worked at a Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, between May 12 and May 20 while symptomatic.

25 May 01:02 Yahoo 7097669638283254629.html
New Zealand PM unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

A moderate 5.6-magnitude earthquake rattled New Zealand's North Island early Monday but failed to crack Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's trademark composure as she conducted a live television interview. The quake struck just off the coast before 8:00 am local time (2000 Sunday GMT) at a depth

25 May 01:26 Yahoo 7097669638290704419.html
Millions of trees to be planted after bushfires

The plan is to get state-owned pine plantations back to pre-bushfire levels of stocked trees within a decade.

25 May 01:17 The Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun 713218232749036591.html
Delhi Airport Gears up as Domestic Flights Resume Today; No Quarantine For Asymptomatic Passengers

Long queues of masked people were seen at the airport as they waited to be screened for COVID-19 symptoms. The first arrival at the airport will be from Ahmedabad, Gujarat at 7:45 AM.

25 May 01:43 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084270372097.html
‘What planet are they on?’ – Press attacks Johnson and Cummings

Criticism has come from some unlikely sections of the national media over the crisis at No 10.

25 May 01:37 Express & Star 7324224460332210964.html
Pandemic strands Norway racer in Alaska after Iditarod win

Thomas Waerner and his 16 dogs are waiting to return to his home in Norway after winning this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March.

25 May 01:51 ESPN.com 7331508221842939006.html
Ex-Independent Counsel Robert Ray predicts prosecutions from Durham probe: 'Political scandal of the highest order'

Former Whitewater prosecutor Robert Ray said Sunday that the investigation by Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham into the origins of the Russia investigation will likely result in indictments of bureau officials as new information continues to emerge.

25 May 01:22 Fox News 7362823819703572879.html
Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

A Florida law requiring felons to pay legal fees as part of their sentences before regaining the vote is unconstitutional for those unable to pay, or unable to find out how much they owe, a federal judge ruled Sunday.

25 May 01:01 Fox News 7362823820459734629.html
St. Louis' violent Memorial Day weekend sees at least 4 killed, 13 others wounded

Police are investigating a string of shootings across St. Louis on Memorial Day weekend that have left four people dead and 17 wounded. 

25 May 01:14 Fox News 7362823820970443198.html
Retired wing commander and wife adopt giraffe; yet to meet their 'baby'

Both Athri and his wife are yet to see their “baby”, at the zoo where authorities encourage people to adopt animals.

25 May 01:53 DNA India 7533428660985953186.html
Coronavirus in India LIVE: Death toll tops 4,000-mark; case tally crosses 1.38 lakh

All domestic flights are also set to resume in India from today

25 May 01:30 DNA India 7533428661023526014.html
Group decries depletion of forest reserves

A Non-governmental organisation, International Support Network for African Development said, lockdown has made people to resort to forest reserve for firewood for cooking, and undermine nature conservation, biodiversity and causing deforestation.

25 May 01:58 The Guardian 7580308504163259936.html
We are working on new policy for sports, says Dare

Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has disclosed that he is working on a new sports policy for the country, even as he outlined key areas he is focusing on as he strives to take Nigerian sports to greater heights.

25 May 01:28 The Guardian 7580308505257201886.html
Air Force: Report on space acquisition reforms ‘not finalized’

A report sent to Congress last week proposing changes to Space Force acquisition programs was an “initial version” and not the final product, the Air Force said.

25 May 01:04 SpaceNews 7631243600297991714.html
As Covid-19 rages, Mumbai ramps up health infrastructure

Data released by the state public health department on Sunday on dedicated Covid hospitals showed the citys oxygen-supported beds and isolation beds have gone up three times, thanks to new ‘jumbo makeshift facilities set up in the citys exhibition grounds. The number of oxygen-supported beds has gone up from 1,413 on May 12 to 4,508 on May 24.

25 May 01:54 The Economic Times 7653256036460228605.html
UConn senior allegedly murders two men and flees in stolen car

A University of Connecticut senior is accused of killing two men and injuring another in two separate attacks before fleeing the state in a stolen car on Sunday, a report said. Peter Manfredonia, who

25 May 01:01 New York Post 7654946767951674529.html
Trio charged with murder over Gold Coast balcony death remain in custody

Three men accused of murder over a teenager's fatal fall from the fourth floor of a Gold Coast building during an alleged robbery have been remanded in custody.

25 May 01:44 The Age 7967730562215349748.html
From the Archives, 1971: Qantas pays $500,000 ransom in mid-air bomb hoax

In 1971, Qantas paid a $500,000 ransom when the mysterious "Mr Brown" threatened to destroy a Boeing 707 jet carrying 128 people from Sydney to Hong Kong.

25 May 01:00 The Age 7967730562921793066.html
Virus strands Norway racer in Alaska after Iditarod win

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Thomas Waerner won this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March, but he is still waiting to return to his home in Norway.

25 May 01:36 680News 8014034333211655438.html
S. Korea striving to break club-linked transmission chain

South Korean health officials are trying to break the chain of transmission tied to cluster infections in Seoul's nightlife district of Itaewon as the country grapples with related sporadic outbreaks across the country. The country reported 16 new COVID-19 cases, including 13 local infections, raising the total coronavirus caseload to 11,206, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC). ...

25 May 01:24 Koreaherald 8029273604749252919.html
Is The Maldives Seeing A Daesh Surge?

Consolidation of Daesh in the Maldives would severely dent its image as an exotic tourist destination.

25 May 01:33 League of India 8067868025236323022.html
Housebound Bangladesh celebrates Eid in the shadow of coronavirus

To Muhammad Nuru, Eid-ul-Fitr means buying new clothes for his children and other members of the family and travelling to Munshiganj to celebrate the occasion with their loved ones.

25 May 01:01 Bdnews24 8119004128808631164.html
New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview.

25 May 01:22 Hawaii News Now 8225790205132953748.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

A Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, has become a potential hot spot of COVID-19 transmission after two hairstylists came into work while symptomatic, potentially exposing more than 140 people to the virus, according to local officials.

25 May 01:02 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883774456947.html
Australia begins wide-ranging enquiry into deadly bushfires

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia on Monday began the first hearings of a powerful inquiry into the causes of catastrophic bushfires that swept across the country, killing 33 people, destroying some 2,500 homes and razing an area the size of South Korea.

25 May 01:38 Reuters 8334514181550249658.html
China reports 11 new mainland COVID-19 cases vs three a day earlier

BEIJING (Reuters) - China reported 11 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland as of end-May 24, up from three a day earlier, the National Health Commission reported.

25 May 01:09 Reuters 8334514181701631702.html
Pandemic strands Norway racer in Alaska after Iditarod win

Thomas Waerner and his 16 dogs are waiting to return to his home in Norway after winning this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March.

25 May 01:51 ESPN 8538773402185227390.html
Japan set to fully lift coronavirus emergency in Tokyo, 4 other prefectures

Japan is expected to end its coronavirus-related state of emergency Monday by easing curbs on economic activity in Tokyo and four other prefectures ahead of schedule, with the spread of infections under control. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to announce the decision at a 6 p.m. Monday news conference.…

25 May 01:33 Japan Today 8582716285594526857.html
Zion National Park fills up early Sunday on Memorial Day weekend

Zion National Park’s Scenic Drive was so full Sunday that the park had to close access by 6:30 a.m. and the whole park was full by 11 a.m., the park said.

25 May 01:14 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836443173464.html
Covid-19 lockdown: For North East workers in Goa, a struggle for dignity and dreams of home

A Hobson’s choice: stay back in Goa and survive on hand-outs or make the long, hard journey back?

25 May 01:00 Scroll.in 8669301693121986995.html
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath sets up commission for skill-mapping, job creation

The Uttar Pradesh government will form a commission for skill mapping of all its workers; whether local or migrant, returning to their homes in Uttar Pradesh. This announcement was made by UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during a live address through a portal.

25 May 01:15 Free Press Journal 9080771786973794864.html
Coronavirus in Tamil Nadu: COVID-19 cases in Chennai crosses 10,000 mark

The tally of COVID-19 patients in Chennai crossed 10,000 on Sunday. With this the capital city accounts for nearly 60% of the Tamil Nadu’s tally of 16,277 cases.

25 May 01:25 Free Press Journal 9080771787010604725.html
UK PM's top aide Dominic Cummings under fire

Cummings faces increasing pressure to resign for breaching lockdown rules three times

25 May 01:30 Free Press Journal 9080771787264084693.html
WB: People's indignation over disaster management is righteous

People of Greater Kolkata expressed their indignation over the dysfunctional disaster management of cyclone Amphan, possibly rigged with shrill politics, administration ineptitude, and corruption. As for its threat to Trinamool Congress, Mamata has in the past managed to claw her way out of very difficult situations. This may well happen again.

25 May 01:30 Free Press Journal 9080771787501637597.html
Once-in-a-decade storm hits Australia

In the Perth metropolitan area, electricity supply to about 37,000 homes and businesses was impacted by the storm

25 May 01:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788338562279.html
‘Pure fabrication’: Wuhan lab head on Trump’s virus leak theory

Most scientists say the pathogen that has infected 5.3 million and killed more than 342,000, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, was passed from bats to humans via an intermediary species likely sold at a wet market in Wuhan late last year

25 May 01:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788742244139.html
Cancellations spike, bookings drop as states limit air operations

A massive spike in ticket cancellations, along with a drop in bookings, was reported by the aviation industry for Monday’s flights as several states moved to limit air operations.

25 May 01:19 Free Press Journal 9080771788750883539.html
US National Security Adviser O'Brien Compares China's COVID Response to Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

The official’s comments come as the administration of US President Donald Trump has accused the Chinese government of “covering up” an unproven story that the...

25 May 01:17 Sputniknews 967333868815270041.html
'Wrong On Their Face': Official Says US Departure From WHO 'Unimaginable', Slams Trump Claims

Earlier in the week, US President Donald Trump sent a letter to the World Health Organization threatening to exit the international body and permanently suspend all...

25 May 01:20 Sputniknews 967333869267885605.html
Belarus' Lukashenko Intends to Discuss Missile Construction with China's Xi Jinping

In September 2019, the president of Belarus stated that he would take steps towards cooperating with his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky in order for Minsk to...

25 May 01:35 Sputniknews 967333869414238193.html
Casement Park: No agreement on £33m funding gap says Stormont

STORMONT has still not agreed how to plug a £33 million funding gap plaguing the Casement Park stadium project.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993065216702350.html
Co Down-born pharmacist who died suddenly from heart condition went 'above and beyond for people'

THE family of a Co Down-born pharmacist who died suddenly from a heart condition just two weeks after he was told he was at the top of the transplant list, have told of their heartbreak.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993065547670105.html
Addiction centre concern at drop in people seeking help in lockdown

ONE of Northern Ireland’s main addiction treatment centres has voiced concerns at a massive drop-off in the numbers of people seeking help - despite a huge rise in alcohol sales.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993065811373504.html
Man's death in north Belfast treated as 'suspicious' by police

THE death of a man whose body was discovered in a house in north Belfast is being treated by police as

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993066154072111.html
Dominic Cummings in untenable position

If a senior Stormont figure, regardless of party affiliations, was found to have travelled some 260 miles to the other end of Ireland at a stage when their partner had Covid-19 symptoms, in clear contravention of the lockdown rules, a resignation or dismissal would surely have been inevitable.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993066778855156.html
Fire crews last night tackling major fire in east Belfast

FIRE crews were last night tackling a major fire in east Belfast.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993066877668644.html
Appeal for people not to flock to seaside towns amid upsurge in visits

THERE have been appeals from police for people not to flock to seaside towns amid an upsurge in visits over the weekend.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993066937333909.html
Calls for public Masses 'grossly irresponsible' says Irish priests' group

A GROUP representing Catholic Priests in Ireland has warned against

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993067174956083.html
Coronavirus update: Turkey reports 1,141 new cases; tally reaches 156,827

Turkey ranks ninth in a global tally by Johns Hopkins University but experts believe the number of infections could be much higher than reported

25 May 02:55 Business Today 1145527430729364162.html
Western Australia storm: 50,000 homes without power as state battered by wild weather

Remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Mangga whip up 100km/h wind gusts, dust storms and heavy rain as Perth and state’s south prepares for onslaught

25 May 02:50 the Guardian 1491978795470454979.html
Students, migrants take the first flight home as air operations resume

Those who took first flights included paramilitary personnel, army men, students and migrants, who failed to book a ticket on special trains being run by the railways

25 May 02:39 Business-Standard 1502508925284344928.html
Lockdown 4.0: Flight attendants back to duty as domestic services resume

Domestic flight operations resumed across the country from today except in Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, after two months of suspension

25 May 02:29 Business-Standard 1502508926200699591.html
The US Is Close To Losing A Major Asian Ally Amid Warnings Of A ‘Cold War’ With China

In an alarming move on the international level, the Philippines has begun allying themselves with China, despite the country’s longstanding position as the United States’ oldest Asian ...

25 May 02:42 The Inquisitr 1745625230646680535.html
Joe Biden Calls Out Donald Trump, Says Being President Is About “More Than Tweeting From Your Golf Cart”

In a tweet posted on Sunday evening, former Vice-President and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden called out President Donald Trump saying, “The presidency is about a lot more than ...

25 May 02:09 The Inquisitr 1745625231834913422.html
California Retail Employee Shares Photo Of Her Battered Face After Being Attacked By A Customer

‘It was so fast, I couldn’t even put my hands up,’ said Samantha Clarke. Samantha Clarke of Modesto, California, is an employee at a Big 5 sporting goods store. Earlier this month, ...

25 May 02:57 The Inquisitr 1745625232057730258.html
Spain to reopen to tourists as South America named virus hotspot

Brazil saw its death toll passing 22,000 on Saturday from more than 347,000 infections, the second biggest caseload of any country in a pandemic

25 May 02:16 Rappler 1882105643585708978.html
India maintains aggressive posturing against China’s moves at LAC

Chinese military is fast increasing its troops in areas around Pangong Tso lake and Galwan Valley along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh, sending a clear signal that it was not ready to end its confrontation with the Indian Army anytime soon, people familiar with the situation in the disputed region said.

25 May 02:44 Oneindia 2023829371191387075.html
Singapore Airlines reinforces commitment to NZ during COVID-19 crisis

The airline is swapping passengers for cargo.

25 May 02:46 Newshub 2131266986617599146.html
'None of us were prepared': How the pandemic is affecting foster families

Advocates say foster families are facing new challenges due to distancing requirements and other aspects of life amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 02:00 Coronavirus 2422791597437684057.html
'I feel sad for the kids': How the pandemic is affecting foster families

Advocates say foster families are facing new challenges due to distancing requirements and other aspects of life amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 02:00 Coronavirus 2422791597805782020.html
Stoppage of ex-governors pension: nba, Iwuanyanwu, Ohanaeze back Uzodinma

A Board of Trustees (BoT) member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief  Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu; an elder statesman,  Dr. Ezekiel Izuogu and ...

25 May 02:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901738608012.html
Covid toll touches 200 in West Bengal, cases record biggest jump

Most infections were detected in Kolkata (52), followed by Howrah (48), Malda (31), North 24 Parganas (21), Hooghly (20) and Uttar Dinajpur (13).

25 May 02:01 The Indian Express 2885715104140132829.html
Indigo cancels flight last minute, leaves students stranded

In the video circulated, several disgruntled passengers can be seen outside the booking counter with luggage, without any measures for social distancing being followed.

25 May 02:31 The Indian Express 2885715104564660702.html
Crime nosedived by 70% in western UP in April: Police

The region recorded 35 murders in the last month against 50 in the corresponding period in 2019, while robberies went down from 992 to 114. There were 16 kidnappings and seven cases of rape in April, 2020 against 110 and 34 last year.

25 May 02:17 The Indian Express 2885715104572054648.html
Ashok Chavan is second minister in Uddhav cabinet to test positive

Chavan is currently admitted at a hospital in Nanded. His condition is stable, sources said, adding that he was reportedly under home quarantine for the last few days.

25 May 02:48 The Indian Express 2885715105437039784.html
Pakistan goes wild for blockbuster Turkish drama

ISLAMABAD, May 25 — Dubbed the Muslim Game of Thrones, a drama about the makings of the Ottoman Empire has sent Pakistan wild this Ramadan, smashing television records but exposing the country's lack of original content. The Turkish-made series has earned praise for its focus on historical...

25 May 02:10 Malaymail 302165934622442800.html
South African president says lockdown to ease from June 1

JOHANNESBURG, May 25 — President Cyril Ramaphosa announced yesterday a further easing of South Africa's coronavirus lockdown from June 1, allowing the vast majority of the economy to return to full capacity. Africa's most industrialised economy has been largely shut down since late March, when...

25 May 02:50 Malaymail 302165934711654977.html
HK security chief warns of growing 'terrorism' as govt backs Beijing's planned security laws

HONG KONG, May 25 — Hong Kong's security chief said “terrorism” was growing in the city, as government departments rallied today behind Beijing's plans to introduce national security laws and after thousands took to the streets to protest against the move. Police said they arrested more than...

25 May 02:35 Malaymail 302165936348565148.html
Carville: 'American People Are Turning' on Trump by the Day -- 'Joe Biden Is Fine'

Sunday on MSNBC's "Kasie DC," Democratic strategist James Carville weighed in on the 2020 presidential election following Democratic presidential nominee frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden catching flak this week for telling African-American President Donald Trump voters that they "ain't black." | Clips

25 May 02:04 Breitbart 3148363490776837188.html
Symone Sanders: Biden 'Committed to Putting a Black Woman on the Supreme Court'

Presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden's senior advisor Symone Sanders on Sunday revealed Biden is "committed to putting a black woman on the Supreme Court" should he get elected. | Clips

25 May 02:15 Breitbart 3148363492252987442.html
Police kill eight suspected kidnappers in Taraba

Justin Tyopuusu, Jalingo Taraba State police command on Friday said its men attached to Bali division killed eight suspected kidnappers in a gun battle. The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP D...

25 May 02:42 Punch Newspapers 3524240994248763851.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia recorded 8,599 new cases 153 new deaths on Sunday linked to the coronavirus, raising its overall death toll to 3,541.

25 May 02:34 Pulse Live 3606876834723342582.html
'Japan Model' Has Beaten Coronavirus, Shinzo Abe Declares

Prime minister Shinzo Abe has declared victory for the "Japan model" of fighting coronavirus as he lifted a nationwide state of emergency after seven weeks [Editor's note: the link may be paywalled; alternative source]. From a report: Speaking at a press conference on Monday evening in Tokyo, Mr Abe...

25 May 02:45 science.slashdot.org 3975130316926535475.html
Eid-el-Fitri: Hon Legor celebrates with Muslim community

The Federal lawmaker noted that the Holy Month of Ramadan, which started a month ago with fasting by Muslim faithful, is a period of prayers

25 May 02:15 Vanguard News 4125100338753432602.html
NiMet predicts sunny thundery weather, May 25 to May 27

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms across the country from Monday to Wednesday.

25 May 02:45 Vanguard News 4125100340188381170.html
State Governments face unprecedented financial crisis

The report stated as follows: “the states were expecting to share N3.3 trillion from the Federation Account during the year, they

25 May 02:08 Vanguard News 4125100340342232701.html
NGSA, MCO, others demand release of 17 illegal Chinese miners by Osun Govt for prosecution

NGSA, Mining Cadastre Office, MCO, and other mining professionals, Sunday, demanded the release of 17 illegal Chinese miners by Osun govt.

25 May 02:30 Vanguard News 4125100340478211765.html
Wanting to remarry, Kerala man buys cobra to kill wife with snake bite

A resident of Kerala, who wanted to remarry after taking a huge dowry from his wife, bought a cobra to kill her with snake bite.

25 May 02:15 India Today 4286117812704091435.html
Globe and Mail: Canadian PM Trudeau asks bank CEOs for views on economy, coronavirus relief – Reuters

Early Monday morning, Reuters came out with the news, relying on the Globe and Mail, to convey that Canadian PM Just Trudeau seeks guidance to determi

25 May 02:13 FXStreet 4480975638906937788.html
Top German court to rule on VW 'Dieselgate' compensation

Almost five years after Volkswagen's admission to cheating on emissions tests involving millions of diesel engined cars, a top German court will on Monday finally rule in a battle over compensation for tens of thousands of affected owners.

25 May 02:20 Digital Journal 4566489171937725875.html
First Spanish beaches to reopen as lockdown eases

Coronavirus lockdown measures will finally be eased for people in Madrid and Barcelona from Monday, while elsewhere in Spain the first beaches are due to reopen.

25 May 02:00 Digital Journal 4566489171963700902.html
‘Worried, but work comes first’: Flight attendants return to duty as domestic air services resume in fourth phase of coronavirus lockdown

Flight attendants on early Monday morning arrived at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport, Terminal-3, as domestic air services resumed from today

25 May 02:17 Firstpost 4760741711718006376.html
Dominic Cummings lockdown row: Boris Johnson defies calls to sack senior advisor from Conservative Party, risks backlash

British prime Minister Boris Johnson backed his senior adviser Dominic Cummings on Sunday, despite calls from within his own Conservative Party for the aide to resign for driving 250 miles during the coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 02:19 Firstpost 4760741712268724991.html
New Zealand's Ardern stays cool as earthquake strikes during live interview

WELLINGTON — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was undaunted by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV interview, and calmly continued with the program.

25 May 02:52 National Post 4816958590254891741.html
HK security chief warns of growing 'terrorism' as govt backs Beijing's planned security laws

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s security chief said “terrorism” was growing in the city, as government departments rallied on Monday behind Beijing’s plans to introduce national security laws and after thousands took to the streets to protest against the move.

25 May 02:23 National Post 4816958591382014097.html
Railways Not Providing Details About Movement Of Shramik Trains: Odisha

The Odisha government on Sunday expressed concern over not being given prior information about the movement of Shramik Special trains to the state from outside, saying it creates problems in making arrangements for the returnees.

25 May 02:06 NDTV.com 5090057682290274357.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Russia denies that it has manipulated coronavirus data and maintains that its mortality rate from the virus is among the lowest in the world.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 02:31 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408755819087478.html
Premier says anyone who wants a COVID-19 test will be able to get one

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced Sunday that anyone in the province can get tested for COVID-19, regardless of whether they have symptoms, as cases continued to mount and officials criticized thousands of people who gathered in a Toronto

25 May 02:42 KitchenerToday.com 52741009550338677.html
State has been a huge let-down

A minimalist state is all very well, but what about providing services such as health and education?

25 May 02:33 BusinessLine 5283600112905970.html
Spain eases Covid-19 lockdown in Madrid, Barcelona and reopens beaches

Coronavirus lockdown measures will finally be eased for people in Madrid and Barcelona from Monday, while elsewhere in Spain the first beaches are due to reopen.

25 May 02:24 France 24 5635134570548648040.html
Germany's top court to rule on compensation for Volkwagen 'Dieselgate' scandal

Almost five years after Volkswagen's admission to cheating on regulatory emissions tests involving millions of cars, Germany's top court will on Monday finally rule in a battle over compensation for…

25 May 02:48 France 24 5635134571692951355.html
Johnson risks party wrath backing aide over lockdown breach claims

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson backed his senior adviser Dominic Cummings on Sunday (May 24), despite calls from within his own ...

25 May 02:09 CNA 5644198863486315395.html
France wants its citizens to holiday at home this summer

PARIS: The French government does not want its citizens to travel abroad this summer and recommends they take their holidays in France, ...

25 May 02:35 CNA 5644198863742630831.html
COVID-19: France has lowest daily rise in new cases and deaths since lockdown

PARIS: French authorities reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths on Sunday (May 24) since before a lockdown began on ...

25 May 02:35 CNA 5644198863939637645.html
Eid-ul-Fitr 2020: Celebrations Behind Closed Doors, PM Modi Greets 'Eid Mubarak'

According to the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, all public gatherings, religious or social has been restricted. Hence, no mass Namaz offerings are allowed in the country.

25 May 02:44 Abplive 5873643724823792476.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

Japan is set to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other prefectures on Monday, allowing businesses to gradually resume.

25 May 02:58 independent 5894610846381435400.html
Child drowns after struggling in the current near Siesta Key Beach

A child drowned after getting caught in the current off Siesta Key Beach.

25 May 02:27 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730202340664562.html
10-year-old girl drowns after struggling in the current near Siesta Key Beach

Deputies have identified the young girl who drowned after struggling in the current near Siesta Key Beach on Sunday night.

25 May 02:27 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730203336650627.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia denies that it has manipulated coronavirus data and maintains that its mortality rate from the virus is among the lowest in the world.

25 May 02:31 Business Insider 6060062399587845750.html
Alligator rumoured to have been Hitler’s dies in Moscow

Mad, Mad World News: An alligator that many believed to have once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo. The zoo said the alligator, named Saturn, was about

25 May 02:33 The Times of India 6060938663585946349.html
Trump bars travel from Brazil, a new Covid-19 hotspot: White House

US News: Non-Americans who have been in Brazil in the 14-day period prior to when they seek admittance to the US cannot come to America, said White House press

25 May 02:11 The Times of India 6060938664593982626.html
Taiwan offers help to Hong Kong activists as China tightens grip

Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with "necessary assistance", President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the Chinese ruled territory against newly proposed national security legislation from Beijing.

25 May 02:13 Aljazeera 6642629762114467910.html
Australia begins wide-ranging investigation into deadly bushfires

Australia on Monday began its first hearings into the causes of catastrophic bushfires that swept across the country, killing 33 people, destroying some 2,500 homes and razing an area the size of South Korea.

25 May 02:56 Aljazeera 6642629762227149916.html
US says China's HK national security law could lead to sanctions

China's proposed national security legislation for Hong Kong could lead to US sanctions and threaten the city's status as a financial hub, the White House has said.

25 May 02:27 Aljazeera 6642629763739637899.html
Jacinda Ardern's Live TV Interview Interrupted By Earthquake: ‘Quite A Decent Shake Here’

'I’m not under any hanging lights and I look like I am in a structurally strong place.'

25 May 02:48 HUFFPOST 6665507018164064837.html
Jacinda Ardern's Live TV Interview Interrupted By Earthquake: ‘Quite A Decent Shake Here’

'I’m not under any hanging lights and I look like I am in a structurally strong place.'

25 May 02:48 HUFFPOST 6665507018279076787.html
Virus restrictions leave Norwegian winner of Iditarod stranded in Alaska

Thomas Waerner won this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March, but he is still waiting to return to his home in Norway. Waerner and his 16 dogs have

25 May 02:13 The Japan Times 6673764368155773059.html
HK security chief warns of growing ‘terrorism’ as govt backs Beijing's planned security laws

Police said they arrested more than 180 people on Sunday, when authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters as unrest returned to the Chinese-ruled city after months of relative calm.

25 May 02:34 The Hindu 6679535024625767379.html
400 km lockdown trip: U.K. government rejects calls to sack chief aide

The opposition Labour Party has called for an official investigation.

25 May 02:36 The Hindu 6679535025661721371.html
Fire season extends by almost four months in parts of Australia

The fire season in parts of eastern Australia has lengthened almost four months since the 1950s, with climate change a prominent driver in the trend, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

25 May 02:20 WAtoday 6806590899703095764.html
Canadian Muslims find creative new ways to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, despite COVID-19 restrictions

Mosques around Ontario hosted ‘drive-through Eid celebrations’ handing out goodie bags full of sweets, toys, soft drinks, balloon animals and other treats to members of the community

25 May 02:07 The Globe and Mail 68426409694404346.html
UQ runs scared as CCP links exposed

There’s an old saying: “When you are in a hole, stop digging”.

25 May 02:00 MacroBusiness 6890797929323065310.html
Taiwan promises ‘necessary assistance’ to Hong Kong’s people

Taiwan has become a refuge for a small but growing number of pro-democracy protesters fleeing Hong Kong, which has been convulsed since last year by protests.

25 May 02:18 Hindustan Times 696565557276003316.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia denies that it has manipulated coronavirus data and maintains that its mortality rate from the virus is among the lowest in the world.

25 May 02:31 Yahoo 7097669637566893425.html
Reckless Mount Hood Climbers Put Rescue Crews at Risk During Pandemic

Apparently a global pandemic isn’t enough danger for some people. Rescue crews had to save three people on Mount Hood this weekend, endangering their own health in the process.Portland Mountain Rescue said the first mission began late Friday night after a climber summited but got lost in whiteout conditions

25 May 02:02 Yahoo 7097669638758546882.html
Trump visits one of his private golf courses for first time in 75 days

The president's visit to Trump National Golf Club in Virginia comes as the White House is pushing states to lift stay-at-home orders and for the economy to reopen.

25 May 02:40 Yahoo 7097669639019952033.html
Eid Mubarak: Greetings Pour in From Political Circle as President Kovind, PM Modi Extend Wishes

"Eid Mubarak! Greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr. May this special occasion further the spirit of compassion, brotherhood and harmony. May everyone be healthy and prosperous," wrote PM Modi on Twitter.

25 May 02:36 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083038987670.html
Delhi's First Departure is to Pune, Mumbai's to Patna as Domestic Flight Ops Resume After 2 Months

Both the flights were operated by IndiGo. While the Delhi-Pune flight departed at 4.45 AM, the Mumbai-Patna flight took off at 6.45 AM today.

25 May 02:11 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084621058153.html
WSSCC Names New Executive Director

GENEVA, May 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and UNOPS announce the appointment of Mr Domini...

25 May 02:00 finanzen.at 7258357742821389727.html
Lisa Boothe: How can Biden staffers run presidential campaign 'when they can't even run a virtual rally?'

Fox News contributor Lisa Boothe told "The Next Revolution" Sunday that the new digital effort likely to be a vital part of the 2020 race will "certainly benefit" the Trump campaign as Joe Biden trails the president's team on the online battleground.

25 May 02:25 Fox News 7362823820038047791.html
Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

As states continue to slowly ease coronavirus-related restrictions and reopen their economies, millions continue to be impacted by job losses, particularly veterans. 

25 May 02:22 Fox News 7362823821086509232.html
Why stalled Kamariny Stadium is ‘killing talent’

Last week, Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed pledged to kick-start renovations.

25 May 02:01 Daily Nation 7421817123821605331.html
Won't rest until every single migrant worker reaches home: Sonu Sood

Sonu has been feeding more than 45,000 people every day in Andheri, Juhu, Jogeshwari, and Bandra.

25 May 02:43 DNA India 7533428661097372318.html
‘Biodiversity protection key to post-COVID-19 recovery’

In a bid to recover greener and better planet for the people, the Minister of State for Environment, Mrs Sharon Ikeazor has stressed the need for stakeholders in the sector and Nigerians to stay on track with the climate targets.

25 May 02:00 The Guardian 7580308504295688181.html
UNILAG centre seeks investment in housing

With housing taking a focal point in response to CoVID-19 pandemic, the Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development (CHSD), University of Lagos has advised the Federal Government to ensure investment in short-term housing.

25 May 02:11 The Guardian 7580308505734171099.html
101-year-old WWII vet, daughter beat coronavirus together at Maryland nursing home

A 101-year-old World War II veteran and his 73-year-old daughter — who live at the same Maryland nursing home — were able to celebrate Memorial Day Weekend together after both beating the

25 May 02:44 New York Post 7654946767648845261.html
A ‘deplorables’ moment for Joe Biden shows why he won’t win the black vote: Devine

Joe Biden’s disastrous interview with black radio host Charlamagne Tha God on Friday encapsulates everything that is wrong with the Democratic Party and its presidential hopeful. “If you have a

25 May 02:15 New York Post 7654946768701552085.html
Fire season extends by almost four months in parts of Australia

The fire season in parts of eastern Australia has lengthened almost four months since the 1950s, with climate change a prominent driver in the trend, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

25 May 02:20 The Age 7967730562237833684.html
COVID-19: India Now Has 968 Dedicated Hospitals With Over 2,50,000 Beds

India now makes sufficient number of N95 masks and PPE through the domestic manufacturing sector.

25 May 02:01 League of India 8067868024649878746.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia recorded its highest daily spike in coronavirus deaths on Sunday as its number of new daily cases appears to be on the decline.

25 May 02:31 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882403518070.html
Chile's hospitals under strain as coronavirus cases near 70,000, president says

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile’s healthcare system is under strain and “very close to the limit,” President Sebastian Pinera said on Sunday, as the number of confirmed novel coronavirus infections approaches 70,000 after a rapid increase in recent days.

25 May 02:14 Reuters 8334514180251086682.html
U.S. limits travel from Brazil amid worsening coronavirus outbreak

WASHINGTON/BRASILIA (Reuters) - The White House on Sunday said it was restricting travel from Brazil to the United States, two days after the South American nation became the world’s No. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases.

25 May 02:57 Reuters 8334514180490592417.html
'Sad times': Bernard Collaery laments 'now fragile democracy' as pre-trial hearing takes place in secret

Barrister charged with breaching national security laws vows to "fight on for justice".

25 May 02:00 The Canberra Times 8662394328968546451.html
'Sad times': Bernard Collaery laments 'now fragile democracy' as pre-trial hearing takes place in secret

Barrister charged with breaching national security laws vows to "fight on for justice".

25 May 02:00 The Canberra Times 8662394330153314023.html
Coronavirus: China to evacuate its citizens from India amid health crisis and border tension

Meanwhile, the World Health Organization suspended the trials of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine, citing safety concerns.

25 May 02:00 Scroll.in 8669301692295730111.html
Delhi violence: Two Pinjra Tod members sent to police custody after getting bail in rioting case

Sunday’s arrest was related to an alleged murder case linked to the riots.

25 May 02:49 Scroll.in 8669301693036847352.html
Coronavirus lockdown: Lessons from 18-century Rajput states about helping distressed citizens

Rulers exempted subjects from paying taxes, funded public workers, offered agricultural loans and instructed moneylender to refrain from calling in loans.

25 May 02:00 Scroll.in 8669301693515757311.html
2020 Watch: Differing views on remaking post-virus economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidential politics move fast. What we’re watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign: Days to general election: 162 ___ THE NARRATIVE As some parts...

25 May 02:31 The Seattle Times 9121942836719002632.html
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks

BERLIN (AP) — A spat is brewing between Germany's federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across...

25 May 02:34 The Seattle Times 9121942838048870845.html
US DoD Slams NYT Article Claiming Military is ‘Celebrating White Supremacy’

On Saturday, The New York Times published an opinion article that accuses the US Defence Department of “celebrating white supremacy” and calls on the DoD to “rename...

25 May 02:32 Sputniknews 967333868540110837.html
US to Donate 1,000 Ventilators to Brazil, NSC Says After Trump Issues New Entry Ban

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Washington will give Brazil 1,000 ventilators to help the country, which is currently in second place in terms of the number of coronavirus cases...

25 May 02:16 Sputniknews 967333869461106506.html
Coronavirus Live Tracker: India records highest ever spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases, 154 deaths in 24 hours

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker India

25 May 03:23 Business Today 1145527431305283865.html
Mumbai airport commences operations after two months; first flight departs for Pune

Domestic flights resume operations after 2 months:  The first flight departed from Mumbai airport to Patna at 6:45 AM today. The first arrival flight to Mumbai departed from Lucknow at 8:20 AM. Both flights will be operated by IndiGo

25 May 03:17 Business Today 1145527432001647150.html
US judge rules Florida felons can vote without paying legal fees

Judge Robert Hinkle says current law is unconstitutional but his ruling is likely to face Republican challenge in key battleground state

25 May 03:29 the Guardian 1491978794522270185.html
I am doing fine after taking a two-week course of hydroxychloroquine: Trump

Trump has spent weeks pushing the drug as a potential treatment or prophylaxis for Covid-19 against the cautionary advice of many of his administration's top medical professionals

25 May 03:38 Business-Standard 1502508924942866667.html
Notifying only 41 Shramik trains for Maharashtra for now: Piyush Goyal

The minister said that the Maharashtra government has provided a received list of only 46 trains, out of which five are to West Bengal and Odisha

25 May 03:31 Business-Standard 1502508925218286145.html
Bengaluru airport introduces 'contactless journey' to contain Covid-19

According to the BIAL, the features include pre-entry process, where the passengers have to wear masks and carry e-boarding or printed passes

25 May 03:26 Business-Standard 1502508925518475933.html
Pak plane crash: Pilot ignored warning about flight height from air traffic

The A320 Airbus was carrying 91 passengers and eight crew members from Lahore to Karachi on PK 8303 when it crashed in a residential area near Karachi Airport

25 May 03:56 Business-Standard 1502508926263767662.html
Vizag gas leak: Andhra Pradesh HC directs to seize premises of LG Polymers

"The premises of the Company shall be completely seized and no one will be allowed to enter including the Directors of the Company," the Court directed

25 May 03:40 Business-Standard 1502508926434294576.html
International flights to Greece will only land at Athens Airport until June 30

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) extended the notice to Airmen (NOTAM) that states all international flights to Greece will only land at Athens

25 May 03:33 Greek City Times 1506177376621854869.html
For bicycle girl Jyoti, studying is the first priority

Bihar school girl Jyoti Kumari, who cycled 1200 km with her injured father from New Delhi to Darbhanga, will appear for Cycling Federation of India trials once the lockdown ends even though finishing matriculation is her primary aim.

25 May 03:07 Oneindia 2023829371731323288.html
UAE Exchange Centre starts refunding customers - but many still wait for their money

Many transactions had been delayed for two months as company seeks a way out

25 May 03:44 Gulf News 2086521544841994638.html
JK Rowling condemns Dominic Cummings' reported flouting of lockdown rules

She has criticised the adviser for reportedly making a trip while he and his wife had COVID-19 symptoms.

25 May 03:36 Newshub 2131266986735840342.html
South African mine closes after over 100 workers test positive for COVID-19

The 4km-deep mine will now be deep-cleaned.

25 May 03:27 Newshub 2131266987183252060.html
POLAIR to remain on the Gold Coast as relocation claims rejected

The State Government has reaffirmed the Police helicopter will remain based on the Gold Coast, following speculation of a move to Brisbane. Bonney MP Sam O’Connor pressured the Government to come…

25 May 03:50 myGC.com.au 214966661124240527.html
Council urges all planning decisions be removed from its power

Georges River wants to stop developers and real estate agents from running for council in NSW.

25 May 03:16 Brisbane Times 2314609338122865633.html
On the campaign trail, best beware candid signs lurking in the grass

Someone forget to tell the Prime Minister there was an unfortunate sign lurking in the Eden-Monaro political wilderness.

25 May 03:43 Brisbane Times 2314609340101511337.html
Mexican auto industry groups urge Puebla state to allow operations to restart

MEXICO CITY — Mexican auto industry groups on Sunday urged the governor of the state of Puebla to allow a gradual restart of operations after economic activity was curbed to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.

25 May 03:58 Financial Post 2379081492434527011.html
Abe's 'own goals' slash support rates even as coronavirus emergency to be lifted

TOKYO — A string of controversial missteps has slashed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s support to levels that could threaten to end his term early, even as he prepares to lift a state of emergency after the rate of coronavirus infections declined.

25 May 03:50 Financial Post 2379081492715475259.html
Japan to end Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh $930 bln stimulus

TOKYO — Japan will lift a state of emergency for Tokyo and remaining areas still facing restrictions on Monday, while the Nikkei reported a plan for new stimulus worth almost $1 trillion to help companies ride out the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 03:13 Financial Post 2379081492963217391.html
Three sovereigns - The Nation Nigeria

Our constitution is a scaffold that wrestles with itself. Since 1999 when it came into being, it has been searching for itself. An odyssey without...

25 May 03:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900053700161.html
New York Times fills front page with names of COVID-19 dead

The assistant editor of the paper’s graphics desk Simone Landon said she and her colleagues realised that “both among ourselves and perhaps in...

25 May 03:06 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900809008190.html
Covid-19 has made migrant workers’ plight, state apathy visible

It’s only now, with the images we see everywhere, that we have begun to see them: An exhausted child asleep on his mother’s suitcase as she drags it along, a young man cradling his friend as he breathes his last after walking hundreds of miles.

25 May 03:32 The Indian Express 2885715104459664765.html
Oil falls as US-China tensions take toll

Oil prices have risen sharply in recent weeks as an easing of coronavirus restrictions has led to increased demand, but the tensions between the United States and China are beginning to weigh on sentiment.

25 May 03:11 The Indian Express 2885715104995702028.html
Punjab: Led by former MP, Patiala group gives ‘dignified farewell’ to migrants leaving state

The 'Corona Helping Group' was born after a group of residents from Guru Nanak Nagar Colony and some employees of the Diesel Loco Modernisation Works (DMW) unit of Railways in Patiala came together and started collecting funds to help migrants.

25 May 03:13 The Indian Express 2885715105180988915.html
Rajasthan SHO suicide: Police personnel ask for transfer citing ‘false complaints’ by MLA

The opposition has demanded a CBI probe into the death, alleging that local politicians and other officials were responsible for the suicide of police inspector Vishnu Dutt Bishnoi.

25 May 03:20 The Indian Express 2885715105333205020.html
IIT-Bhubaneswar develops technology to conduct online exams

The system uses a virtual examination hall, actual invigilators, question paper distribution online and submission/reception of soft copies of answer books which may be printed, if needed

25 May 03:44 The Indian Express 2885715105620346911.html
Post-Covid order should uphold equality, secularism and democratic principles

Keeping the macro perspectives in view, the new world should have unswerving commitment to egalitarianism, secularism and democratic principles.

25 May 03:44 The Indian Express 2885715105698631029.html
With first day of Hari Raya over, Malaysians reminded no more Aidilfitri visits during CMCO

KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 — Going into the second day of the month of Syawal today means that under the Conditional movement control order (CMCO), people are no longer allowed to continue the tradition of Aidilfitri visits. As part of the move to curb the spread of Covid-19, the government has allowed...

25 May 03:03 Malaymail 302165934512396446.html
Malaysia and Singapore to continue coaction to beat Covid-19 pandemic, says republic's senior minister

SINGAPORE, May 25 — Being close neighbours, Singapore and Malaysia will continue working together in overcoming this difficult Covid-19 pandemic period, said the republic’s Senior Minister Teo Chee Hean. “The unique situation we are facing this year has reminded us of the closeness of our...

25 May 03:32 Malaymail 302165935723081330.html
Japan to end Tokyo's state of emergency

TOKYO, May 25 — Japan will lift a state of emergency for Tokyo and remaining areas still facing restrictions today, while the Nikkei reported a plan for new stimulus worth almost US$1 trillion (RM4.36 trillion) to help companies ride out the coronavirus pandemic. Social distancing curbs were...

25 May 03:01 Malaymail 302165935758634796.html
HHS's Azar: 'Very Credible Objective' to Have Coronavirus Vaccine by End of 2020

During an appearance on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures," Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar weighed in on the possibility of a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of 2020 after the CEO of pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca voiced his confidence the company could deliver 100 million doses of coronavirus vac | Clips

25 May 03:06 Breitbart 3148363491220825999.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

The measure has been in place in the city since April 7.

25 May 03:00 Shropshire Star 3480199991513597445.html
New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

Jacinda Ardern was conducting a live television interview when the 5.6 magnitude quake struck.

25 May 03:12 Shropshire Star 3480199992033446197.html
We killed 200 Zamfara, Katsina bandits — Military

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Defence Headquarters, Abuja, said on Sunday that over 200 bandits were killed in multiple air strikes conducted on camps in Katsina and Zamfara states in its Operation Had...

25 May 03:21 Punch Newspapers 3524240994094126575.html
‘Buhari’s Executive order 10, restructuring for the poor’

John Alechenu, Abuja A non-governmental organisation, Save the Poor Coalition, on Sunday described the Executive Order 10, 2020, recently signed by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (r...

25 May 03:09 Punch Newspapers 3524240994137072232.html
In lockdown e-learning, FG violates rights of pupils with special needs

Unimpressed by the Federal Government’s excuses for not including special needs pupils in its ongoing e-learning programme, stakeholders insist the only way forward is through adequate planning, OL...

25 May 03:10 Punch Newspapers 3524240995013326372.html
More Britons to leave Nigeria in three charter flights

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The United Kingdom Government has announced three more charter flights for the evacuation of Britons stranded in the country. The flights are scheduled for May 29 on the L...

25 May 03:28 Punch Newspapers 3524240995071261459.html
Centre donates N70,000 to teenage mother held in hospital

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Following an interview published by Saturday PUNCH about her plight, the Women Advocate Research and Documentation Centre, Lagos, on Sunday, donated the sum of N70,000 to Bl...

25 May 03:27 Punch Newspapers 3524240995683538208.html
Coronavirus in Ballarat: Churches learn from changes as restrictions begin to ease

The Salvation Army's Red Shield Appeal began on the weekend - this year, it's all online

25 May 03:30 The Courier 3604583734882729557.html
Suicide attempt man falls to death from tree

A 71-year-old man from Lusulu in Binga died after falling from a tree while trying to commit suicide, police have confirmed.

25 May 03:22 Nehanda Radio 3802011523678781822.html
Man fined for beating up ‘cheating’ wife

A Hwange man who suspected that his wife was cheating on him beat her up after he saw a text message allegedly coming from a boyfriend.

25 May 03:30 Nehanda Radio 3802011524185041925.html
‘Barbourfields Stadium must be demolished’

Bulawayo City Council has to completely demolish Barbourfields Stadium and reconstruct it for the facility to meet international standards as per Caf recommendations, a senior council official has said.

25 May 03:03 Nehanda Radio 3802011524400656101.html
Push India towards the Quad to deter China

A regional bulwark against Beijing is an idea whose time has come. To make it work, New Delhi must be persuaded to participate on its own terms.

25 May 03:59 Australian Financial Review 3974284487743429304.html
Japan ends state of emergency, eyes fresh $1.5trn stimulus

Japan's economy minister said the government had received approval from key advisers to remove the state of emergency for Tokyo and all remaining regions.

25 May 03:57 Australian Financial Review 3974284487871324623.html
Lockdown 4.0: With strict rules, aviation sector limps back to normalcy as domestic flights resume

Mumbai: Indian skies opened up for domestic passenger services from Monday after a gap of two months, with Delhi-Pune and Mumbai-Patna flights being among the first to take off, aviation industry...

25 May 03:50 www.thehawk.in 4118436624812806262.html
Travelling on Akoko highways in Ondo now nightmare, group cries out to govt

WORRIED by abduction of two top security officers within one week in Akoko communities, leaders under the aegis of Akoko

25 May 03:00 Vanguard News 4125100338836004893.html
COVID-19: Time to restructure is now — AFENIFERE, OHANAEZE, MIMIKO

President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Dr. John Nwodo, elder statesman and Afenifere leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo and former governor of Ondo

25 May 03:58 Vanguard News 4125100338917079570.html
COVID-19: With fewer tests, Nigeria ties with Ghana, Algeria in death burden

With a total of 221 COVID-19 deaths, Nigeria, with estimated population of 205.5 million recorded a total of 7,526 confirmed cases which

25 May 03:27 Vanguard News 4125100339631028942.html
Coronavirus in India: Record 6,977 new cases confirmed in past 24 hrs, death toll crosses 4,000

New cases of coronavirus in India: India has reported its biggest-ever single day spike of 6,977 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours. The death toll due to Covid-19 infection in India has surged to 4,021.

25 May 03:53 India Today 4286117812780753619.html
Don’t step out between 1-5 pm: Red alert for Delhi, north Indian states as heat wave intensifies

Heat is here to stay! The IMD has issued a red alert for Delhi, other northern states for today and tomorrow. The weather department has cautioned people not to step out during 1 pm to 5 pm,

25 May 03:54 India Today 4286117813374057937.html
Can’t take our people without permission: UP CM Yogi Adityanath says govt nod must to hire workers from state

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to set up a Migration Commission for employment of migrant labourers in the state. UP CM Yogi Adityanath also said those states, who want migrant workers back, will have to seek the state government's permission.

25 May 03:14 India Today 4286117813716373972.html
Passengers queue up outside Mumbai airport from night to take morning flights home

Flights are resuming across the country from today, including Maharashtra, where the govt was not too keen to resume operations. Passengers gathered at the airport from Sunday night to board the morning flights.

25 May 03:07 India Today 4286117813967418331.html
Taiwan promises necessary assistance to people of Hong Kong

Taiwan has become a refuge for a small but growing number of pro-democracy protesters fleeing Hong Kong, which has been convulsed since last year by anti-Beijing and anti-Hong Kong government protests.

25 May 03:19 India Today 4286117814067667035.html
WH Adviser O’Brien: US will likely impose economic sanctions on Hong Kong and China if …

Speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday, White House National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said, “the US will likely impose economic sanctions

25 May 03:50 FXStreet 4480975639112834610.html
President Trump's adviser compares China's handling of coronavirus to Chernobyl

The US national security adviser Robert O’Brien on Sunday drew parallels between China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak and the Soviet Union’s c

25 May 03:04 FXStreet 4480975640134651851.html
Alligator rumored to have been Hitler’s dies in Moscow

MOSCOW (AP) — An alligator that many people believe once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo. The zoo said the alligator,...

25 May 03:38 WSVN 7News 4504855330840552966.html
Massive fire destroys a quarter of Pier 45 at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf

(CNN) — A four-alarm warehouse fire that broke out at Pier 45 in San Francisco has been contained, the city’s fire department said Saturday afternoon....

25 May 03:09 WSVN 7News 4504855331471931777.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Japan was poised to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world's third-biggest economy after new cases slowed to a crawl.

25 May 03:20 Digital Journal 4566489172652215791.html
Russian prosecutors seek 18 years for ex-US marine in spy trial

Russian prosecutors on Monday called for a former US marine charged with spying to be sentenced to 18 years in prison, after a closed-door trial denounced by Washington and his family.

25 May 03:00 Digital Journal 4566489172677256894.html
Maharashtra allows 50 flights to and from Mumbai airport today as domestic air travel resumes; U-turn hours after CM seeks more time

After much speculation about the resumption of domestic flight operations in Maharashtra due to the increasing number of coronavirus cases, the state government has allowed 25 flights to land and 25 flights to take-off from the Mumbai airport today, according to several media reports.

25 May 03:50 Firstpost 4760741712340087701.html
Kim Jong-un makes first public appearance after speculation over health, discusses bolstering of North Korea's 'nuclear war deterrence'

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hosted a meeting to discuss the country’s nuclear capabilities, state media said on Sunday, marking his first appearance in three weeks after a previous absence sparked global speculation about his health.

25 May 03:32 Firstpost 4760741713738797840.html
Delhi-Pune, Mumbai-Patna, Ahmedabad-Delhi among first flights to take off as domestic air services resume after two months

Indian skies will open up for domestic passenger services from Monday after a gap of two months, with Delhi-Pune and Mumbai-Patna flights being among the first to take off, aviation industry sources said

25 May 03:32 Firstpost 4760741713773767937.html
Fire fighters say they 'can't be thanked' with cuts

Nicola Sturgeon and Boris Johnson were sent letters calling for budgets to be protected.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479217873686.html
Scots 10k runner "too fat" for hip operation forced to go to Lithuania

Former rugby player Richard put weight on in the year he waited for a consultation and was then kicked off the list

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479299674409.html
Scotland's NHS would have struggled during pandemic without 'massive' contribution of migrant workers

The SNP's migration minister wants the Tories to halt their plans to block so-called "low-skilled" workers from being able to make Scotland their home.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479436156902.html
Gangs of Edinburgh: The baby-faced assassin and childhood sweethearts who fuelled bloody street war between crime families

Warring crime families' unease over relationship erupted into shocking night of violence

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479500341425.html
Public will never forget Boris Johnson's betrayal in Dominic Cumming lockdown row

Record View says there cannot be one rule for them and one rule for the rest of us

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479940263895.html
Scot whose mum died from coronavirus at care home says 'new admissions killed her'

Caroline Grattan says she was not given adequate information as her mum’s health deteriorated and believes new admissions during the crisis could be responsible for the outbreak that killed her.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235480049804646.html
'I’m going to murder you' Scots woman set on fire in doorstep lighter fuel attack relives ordeal in plea to parole board

Anne Crossan has written to the Parole Board for Scotland begging them to keep Stewart Watson caged.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235480057553465.html
Convicted Scots rapist threatened to "snap" girlfriend's neck during savage assault

Richard Wotherspoon admitted attacking his girlfriend during the horrifying ordeal at a Bellshill flat in January.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235480676747098.html
Alphabet's drone delivery service Wing has made 'thousands' of deliveries in Australia during the pandemic

Drone delivery service Wing has seen an uptick in use during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 03:27 Business Insider Australia 5575934301461158133.html
White House limits travel to US from Brazil due to coronavirus

WASHINGTON, DC: The White House on Sunday (May 24) said it was prohibiting most non-US citizens from travelling to the United States if they had ...

25 May 03:37 CNA 5644198863390321450.html
US may ban travellers from Brazil on Sunday over COVID-19 outbreak

WASHINGTON: The United States is likely to impose travel restrictions on Brazil on Sunday (May 24), a top White House official said after the ...

25 May 03:37 CNA 5644198863851002068.html
New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview on Monday morning.

25 May 03:10 independent 5894610845847304049.html
Kerala man arrested for getting wife killed by snake

In a chilling plot, a man allegedly killed his 25-year-old wife by letting a cobra bite her in her sleep near here early this month with police cracki

25 May 03:24 The Times of India 6060938662821945199.html
Vir Das’ neighbor sneezes at him, threatens to slap him as the actor enjoyed dinner with a friend amidst lockdown

Vir Das shared a video of his spat with a neighbor who seemed upset that the actor was enjoying dinner with a friend. Capturing the episode on his pho

25 May 03:13 The Times of India 6060938663076981723.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Rest of World News: Japan was poised to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world's third-biggest economy after

25 May 03:25 The Times of India 6060938664242330905.html
Did Japan just beat the coronavirus without lockdowns or mass testing?

Rest of World News: One widely shared list assembled 43 possible reasons cited in media reports range from a culture of mask-wearing and a famously low obesity rate to th

25 May 03:08 The Times of India 6060938664330886246.html
Turkey confirms 32 deaths, 1,141 new coronavirus cases

Middle East News: Fahrettin Koca also tweeted there were 1,141 new infections confirmed in the past 24 hours. The total number of infections has reached 156,827. Turkey

25 May 03:14 The Times of India 6060938664829757801.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

The measure has been in place in the city since April 7.

25 May 03:01 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773595178501.html
Coronavirus update: COVID-19 cases in India reach 1.38 lakh, nearly 7,000 new cases in last 24 hours

The number of deaths in India due to coronavirus infection has crossed 4,000.Maharashtra became the first state in India to confirm over 50,000 coronavirus cases

25 May 03:37 Livemint 6614605819511900001.html
Eid in lockdown: Jama Masjid to remain closed for devotees

In the presence of existing restrictions, the usual hustle-bustle seen during Eid is missing in markets.People in Ranchi said that they will celebrate Eid keeping in mind all lockdown guidelines and norms

25 May 03:17 Livemint 6614605819560703620.html
No Indian Soldier Detained, Says Army As Standoff With Chinese Troops Continues In Ladakh

The Chinese side has strengthened its presence in the Galwan Valley, erecting around 100 tents in the last two weeks.

25 May 03:16 HUFFPOST 6665507018801741466.html
Kyoto hotels hit by 89% slump in foreign stays as pandemic takes toll

Visitors from East Asia, where the virus took hold from the start of the year, plummeted even further.

25 May 03:11 The Japan Times 6673764366593398401.html
Japanese government panel says time right to lift emergency in five prefectures

The Japanese government was set to end its nationwide state of emergency by lifting the order for Tokyo, its surrounding areas and Hokkaido on Monday.

25 May 03:09 The Japan Times 6673764367112155792.html
Japan ends state of emergency

Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura told reporters that experts on a government-commissioned panel approved the plan to end the state of emergency that has lasted for more than a month and a half.

25 May 03:38 The Hindu 6679535025338068952.html
Coronavirus India lockdown Day 62 live updates | May 25, 2020

Data from Johns Hopkins University show that the total number of cases in India has surpassed that of Iran and India now has the 10th highest number of confirmed cases worldwide.

25 May 03:47 The Hindu 6679535025454159731.html
Western Australia state hit by ‘once-in-a-decade’ storm

Jon Broomhall, acting assistant commissioner of Western Australia’s department of fire and emergency services, called the storm “a once-in-a-decade-type system.”

25 May 03:05 The Hindu 6679535026183056403.html
Dad spends a month isolating in hospital room as sick son undergoes chemotherapy

James Stephenson, 32, has not left Leeds General Infirmary since April 27 while four-year-old Oliver undergoes lifesaving treatment for his neuroblastoma during the coronavirus lockdown

25 May 03:37 mirror 675785260159056362.html
Fiji Airways terminate 775 staff: 'Devastating' airline sackings highlight the need for travel bubble

Fiji Airways' decision to let go nearly 800 staff due to the Covid-19 pandemic highlights the importance of establishing a Pacific "travel bubble" as soon as possible, an aviation expert says.

25 May 03:38 Traveller 679876630250622878.html
Council urges all planning decisions be removed from its power

Georges River wants to stop developers and real estate agents from running for council in NSW.

25 May 03:16 WAtoday 6806590898569055201.html
On the campaign trail, best beware candid signs lurking in the grass

Someone forget to tell the Prime Minister there was an unfortunate sign lurking in the Eden-Monaro political wilderness.

25 May 03:43 WAtoday 6806590900547700905.html
Taiwan promises ‘necessary assistance’ to Hong Kong’s people

Number of Hong Kong immigrants to Taiwan jumped 150 per cent in first four months of 2020 compared to same period in 2019

25 May 03:24 The Globe and Mail 68426409796396521.html
Japan to end Tokyo’s state of emergency, eyes massive new stimulus

World’s third-largest economy has escaped an explosive coronavirus outbreak

25 May 03:50 The Globe and Mail 68426410905248975.html
Hong Kong security chief warns of growing ‘terrorism’ as government backs Beijing’s planned security laws

Police said they arrested more than 180 people on Sunday, when authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters as unrest returned to the Chinese-ruled city after months of relative calm.

25 May 03:45 Hindustan Times 696565557177001319.html
Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of the fasting month, thousands of migrant workers in Singapore have had to spend the holiday in quarantine because of outbreaks of the novel coronavirus in their dormitories. To cheer them up, Singaporean business Dushyant Kumar, his

25 May 03:46 Yahoo 7097669637388064653.html
Republican groups sue California over expanded mail-in voting

A GOP official called the state's effort "radical" and a "recipe for disaster that would create more opportunities for fraud."

25 May 03:20 Yahoo 7097669637689322300.html
Abe's 'own goals' slash support rates even as Japan's coronavirus emergency set to be lifted

A string of controversial missteps has slashed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's support to levels that could threaten to end his term early, even as he prepares to lift a state of emergency after the rate of coronavirus infections declined. The slide in ratings, now below 30%, may erode Abe&

25 May 03:55 Yahoo 7097669637794624120.html
Hong Kong security law: What is it and is it worrying?

A simple guide to the new national security law China has proposed in Hong Kong and why it matters.

25 May 03:06 Yahoo 7097669638038824048.html
South China Sea Watch

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. China’s foreign minister is dismissing claims that the country is exploiting the coronavirus outbreak to expand its footprint

25 May 03:34 Yahoo 7097669638477417552.html
How Sonu Sood Replies to Migrant Workers on Twitter Deserves Whole New Round of Appreciation

Sending migrant workers to their homes is a big noble gesture by Sonu Sood but how he assures them in tweets that they are definitely going home is truly heartening.

25 May 03:45 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386082694988173.html
Shocking! Mentally Disabled Minor Gangraped, Strangulated to Death by Brother, 3 Friends

The incident took place in Manoharpur district on the outskirts of Jaipur, Rajasthan. According to reports, the brother considered her a liability due to her difficulties.

25 May 03:28 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083034715302.html
Air India Cancels This Flight Without Any Prior Notice, Passengers Stranded at Airport

Notably, states (except Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal) across the country resumed domestic flight services from today, nearly two months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced nationwide lockdown to combat the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 03:52 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083687078407.html
Would Netanyahu’s Trial be Different in an American Court?

No one will ever know whether a randomly selected group of Israelis would have charged the Israeli prime minister with committing crimes if Israel had a grand-jury procedure.

25 May 03:57 The Jewish Press 7246030801283264475.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

The measure has been in place in the city since April 7.

25 May 03:01 Express & Star 7324224459059774981.html
New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

Jacinda Ardern was conducting a live television interview when the 5.6 magnitude quake struck.

25 May 03:12 Express & Star 7324224459579623733.html
Georgia teen becomes youngest in the state to die from coronavirus

A 17-year-old Georgia boy has died from the coronavirus, becoming the youngest person in the state to be killed by the disease, officials announced on Sunday.

25 May 03:32 Fox News 7362823820540074855.html
Ghana close to easing virus restrictions

The country banned social gatherings on March 15.

25 May 03:49 Daily Nation 7421817125110841255.html
Centres issues guidelines for domestic air travel; here's what you need to do

The new guidelines listed for domestic air travel are as follows:

25 May 03:06 DNA India 7533428660789318093.html
'Eid Mubarak!': PM Modi extends greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr, wishes for 'compassion, brotherhood and harmony'

Jama Masjid in the national capital would remain closed for devotees today owing to the fourth phase of the COVID-19 lockdown.

25 May 03:33 DNA India 7533428660865353264.html
Bollywood technicians, supporting actors continue waiting for aid as coronavirus crisis continues

Amit Behl, CINTAA senior joint secretary & chairman, Outreach Committee said that some have also shared the wrong IFSC code.

25 May 03:52 DNA India 7533428661599982383.html
‘Violating interstate movement ban dangerous to COVID-19 fight’

The Enugu State Government has insisted that violating or assisting anyone to evade the interstate movement restriction, was unlawful and has contributed

25 May 03:53 The Guardian 7580308503879271050.html
COVID-19 cases rise to 183 in Ogun State

The state’s governor, Dapo Abiodun, stated this while briefing the press on the activities of the government to curb further spread of the pandemic. He said that on one single day, there was a record of 25 new cases.

25 May 03:57 The Guardian 7580308504061606379.html
Farmers lament harassment by security officers, donate 60,000 eggs to Lagos

The Feed Industry Practitioners Association of Nigeria (FIPAN) has called on security agencies in the country to implement the curfew with a human face across the country. The body made this known at the weekend when it donated 60,000 eggs ...

25 May 03:19 The Guardian 7580308504362753207.html
Brother allegedly sets pregnant sister ablaze for slapping mother

THE police in Lagos State have arrested a boy simply identified as Chima for allegedly setting his elder sister ablaze. The 20-year-old pregnant lady, Victoria, was set ablaze at C.A.C bus stop in Okokomaiko area of Ojo Local Government. She was confirmed dead by medical doctors. Victoria died hours after her brother, who was said […]

25 May 03:29 The Guardian 7580308504677662476.html
Akwa Ibom decries absence of COVID-19 test centre

Governor Udom Emmanuel at the weekend regretted that in spite of Akwa Ibom’s ‘25 per cent’ contribution to Nigeria’s revenue, the Federal Government was yet to prioritise setting a COVID-19 test centre in the state.

25 May 03:54 The Guardian 7580308504777142814.html
Anxiety as Bonny residents await NCDC report

Anxiety has heightened in Bonny Island of Rivers State, as residents await the report of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) inquiring the recent 13 deaths in the community.

25 May 03:28 The Guardian 7580308505467323164.html
Governor charge Muslims to imbibe lessons of Ramadan

Some governors have tasked Muslims to learn and imbibe lessons of the Ramadan, while others, alongside the Emir of Ilorin, preach peace.

25 May 03:27 The Guardian 7580308505671717585.html
Gambari as rallying point for Kwara politics

The recent appointment of an ex-diplomat, Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari, as the new Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari

25 May 03:50 The Guardian 7580308505717489389.html
Teenager fakes own death on social media to avoid financial pressure from mother

A teenager who faked her own death in order to avoid financial pressure from family members has been found and arrested by police operatives in Lagos State. On May 15, the Lagos police command received a petition by one Tony Iji on behalf of the family of one Margaret Adiya Ikumu...

25 May 03:30 The Guardian 7580308505725329404.html
No signs of Indian, Chinese troops backing off as standoff heads for long haul

People familiar with the situation in the region said the two sides were engaged in trying to resolve the dispute, but there was no indication of a positive outcome yet as both the armies continued to bolster their positions in disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley and Demchok.

25 May 03:12 The Economic Times 7653256036913776770.html
More patients than beds in Mumbai as India faces surge in virus cases

For years, India's booming private hospitals have taken some of the strain off the country's underfunded and dilapidated public health network, but the ordeal of Parikh's family suggests that as coronavirus cases explode in India, even private facilities are at risk of being overrun.

25 May 03:50 The Economic Times 7653256037773635108.html
Must start Rs 1,000 per month transfer now: Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo

In a conversation with each other at online version of Jaipur Literature Fest on Sunday, Banerjee said that India could help in mass production of the Covid 19 vaccine, when it is developed, but cautioned that in the absence of one, India is set to see another lockdown since cases were only rising.

25 May 03:32 The Economic Times 7653256037961161531.html
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

The quake struck just off the coast before 8:00 am local time (2000 Sunday GMT) at a depth of about 52 kilometres (32 miles) near Levin, about 90 kilometres north of Wellington, the US Geological Survey said.

25 May 03:20 The Economic Times 7653256038103133791.html
India Inc goes back to work with safety measures, strict 'no AC’ rule & plenty of social distancing

These business leaders share the protocols they have set in place as they reopened their workplaces.

25 May 03:30 The Economic Times 7653256038370841952.html
Council urges all planning decisions be removed from its power

Georges River wants to stop developers and real estate agents from running for council in NSW.

25 May 03:16 The Age 7967730561103793121.html
On the campaign trail, best beware candid signs lurking in the grass

Someone forget to tell the Prime Minister there was an unfortunate sign lurking in the Eden-Monaro political wilderness.

25 May 03:43 The Age 7967730563082438825.html
Three Charged With Murder Of Carlow Teenager In Australia

A teenager and two men have been remanded in custody after they were charged with the murder of a Carlow teenager in Australia.

25 May 03:13 SPIN South West 8165439735586859411.html